Gang Awareness Seminar Is Thursday, Nov. 13th
In times like these, with a souring economy and loss of jobs, gang activity often starts to escalate. That’s one reason that the Burien Police Department is holding a special Gang Awareness Seminar on Thursday Nov. 13th, from 6-9pm at the Criminal Justice Training Center.
WHAT: Gang Awareness Seminar â€“ Open to the Public
WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 13th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
WHERE: Washington State Criminal Justice Center (Police Academy), located at 19010 1st Avenue South
Guest Speaker is Detective Joe Gagliardi.
Detective Gagliardi is a gang detective for the Burien Police Department. He is recognized as an expert in gang activity, providing regional training at the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Center and for the King County Sheriffâ€™s Office.
His presentation will give you an overview of gang activities, gang structure and active gangs in the South King County area.Â He will be able to answer your questions about community safety and how to address gang activity in your neighborhood.
If you have kids, you need to be at this seminar. Gangs are becoming prevalent in our communities and this information will help you keep your kids out of the growing Gang culture.
For additional info, please call Sgt. McLauchlan at 206-296-3333.