Columbia Police Host Douglass Park Softball Game

8 years 2 months 1 week ago Saturday, June 02 2012 Jun 2, 2012 Saturday, June 02, 2012 8:03:00 PM CDT June 02, 2012 in News
By: Stacey Kafka and Stacey Welsh
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COLUMBIA - The Columbia Police Department hoped to unite the community Saturday evening after recent violence in Columbia. Officers invited residents of neighborhoods near Douglass Park to play softball with them.

Officers said they want to get to know members of the community they patrol. The police department also held a barbecue during the game. Officers hope events like this will help prevent future violence in Columbia.

 

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