Mich. Police Take Community Policing to The Airwaves
|A scene from the show - a Grand Rapids Police
Officer talking to students in a classroom.|
Grand Rapids, Mich. -- It's called "Looking Beyond the Blue" and is brought to you by the Grand Rapids Police Department.
24 Hour News 8 got a sneak peek at the show at the police department on Monday.
The GRPD will air monthly half hour broadcasts and publish a web site about its community policing efforts. The show will give the people of Grand Rapids a behind the scenes look at police department activities.
Grant money pays for the TV show which airs this Wednesday and Friday on Livewire (Channel 24) at 9:00 p.m., as well as Saturday at 9:30 a.m.