FCPD Invites Reston to ‘Go Behind the Badge’ Saturday

Fairfax County Police carFairfax County Police’s Reston District Station is hosting a community event on Saturday, where residents can get a peek at what goes on at their neighborhood police department.

The forum is from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, July 30 at Reston Association headquarters (note: not at the Reston District Station), 12001 Sunrise Valley Dr.

Participants will get an overview of the FCPD; learn about police policies and procedures; and gain better understanding of traffic stops and use of force.

Attendees can also get more information about the FCPD’s full, 10-week Citizens Police Academy.

The event is free. No RSVP is required.

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