Cpl. Teresa Fuller
Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 10:46 a.m.
City of Spokane public safety officials want residents and visitors to enjoy a safe, well-attended Martin Luther King Day Unity March. Spokane Police are asking citizens to leave backpacks at home if you are attending the march.
Police officers will be providing security for the event and attendees will find a uniformed police officer and/or SPD volunteer at nearly every intersection along the route. Additional behind the scenes measures will be implemented as well.
To help ensure the safety of people attending as well as those that are in the area, officials are asking for the community’s help with following a few safety tips: