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The Evanston Police Department will be hosting a Town Hall meeting on June 20, 2017 at 7:00 PMin the Parasol Room at the Lorraine Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Avenue.  The meeting will focus on Cultural Awareness and Community Policing.  The meeting will be the first in a series of town hall style meetings hosted by the police department.  Each meeting will focus on a specific variety of topics and issues shared by citizens during our previous town hall meeting facilitated by Dr. Gilo Kwesi Logan.  Additionally, each meeting will cover police policies, procedures, and protocols as related to the topics of discussion.  The objective of these meetings is to engage in a positive and productive conversation with the community while working to develop feasible solutions to community concerns.  Subsequent town hall meetings will focus on the following topics:

  • Drugs, Gangs and Unresolved Homicide Cases-Date TBD
  • Social Media, Crime Prevention and Community Policing-Date TBD
  • Rights, Responsibilities and Reasonability in Evanston-Date TBD

The Evanston Police Department would like to invite citizens to join us and engage in thoughtful discussion.  The format of the meetings will consist of a facilitated panel discussion, followed by a question and answer session.  To help us properly prepare, we are asking citizens to submit questions prior to the meeting by using the following link.  Please submit questions directly related to the current town hall topic.