May 20, 2017 – 2:00pm
Help celebrate the 50th anniversary of the South Lake Tahoe Police Department (SLTPD) at a community celebration on Saturday, May 20 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Lakeview Commons.
There will be demonstrations on the police boat, a free concert, the K-9 officers, SWAT, free barbeque and the department’s annual awards ceremony.
Enjoy the fun and games and meet your police officers and staff. The following booths will be open for the public to stop by:
SWAT booth – South Lake Tahoe Police Department SWAT (Special Weapons and Tactics) division will be hosting a booth with educational information.
K9 – South Lake Tahoe Police Department K9’s Tara, Ricci and Quatro will be in attendance with their handlers.
Marine Unit – The police boat will be docked at El Dorado Beach boat ramp and officers will provide demonstrations.
History – A booth displaying historic photos and information about the South Lake Tahoe Police Department will be on display.
Dispatch – Dispatchers are the lifeline during times of crisis for both the injured and their friends and family who are present during an emergency situation. Learn about the proper use of 911.
Technology – Come learn about the new drone operations program that has been fundamental in the safe day-to-day operations for our public safety departments and surrounding agencies.
Enjoy a free live concert featuring Moonshine Crazy which is a modern country band with a rock edge. SLTPD and South Lake Tahoe Fire Rescue will be hosting the BBQ.
A silent auction will be held benefiting Live Violence Free. Community members can bid on items such as a bike donated by South Shore Bikes and much more!