Our Annual Crime Prevention Symposium is to provide a training experience that will have focus on building skills, knowledge and updated methods of crime prevention and community policing while networking with other professionals.
Our program on Berks Community Television (BCTV) that is produced by PCPOA as a monthly, half hour informational show that features Federal, State and local experts in public safety to share valuable tips to the community and it is in our you tube library for all to view right here on our website.
We host quarterly meetings that always include a training segment in the spring, summer, fall and winter across the state.
Each year at the Annual Symposium, PCPOA honors officers, members, volunteers and others that have made a substantial impact or effort in the area of community crime prevention. We recognize various categories including...Crime Prevention Officer of the Year, Unit of the Year, Volunteer of the Year, Program of the Year, Chief/Sheriff of the Year, Supporting Business of the Year and Media Partner of the Year.
As part of the Awards Ceremony, all attendees of the symposium will be treated to a hot buffet luncheon on the second day of the symposium in order to honor our award recipients and to spend quality time with each other while we celebrate our good work.