Victims Advocate volunteers assist officers with distressed citizens in a
crisis. Victim Advocate volunteers provide support, comfort, and
referrals for victims and families when a traumatic event occurs.
Volunteers are essential in assisting officers with citizens in dealing
with situations of death, serious traffic accidents, house fires.
Volunteers work in pairs and are on call 12-hour blocks from 6 p.m. to 6
Volunteers assist citizens who have walk-in questions and general
information requests by working the front desk at the LPD Operations
Center, located at 5815 Wise Road. The hours vary throughout the week
from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Riverwalk Trail Patrol
A program for volunteers to patrol the Riverwalk Trail along the Grand
River during the months of May 1 - October 31. Patrol times vary to fit
each individual volunteers needs. Volunteers must work in pairs and will
patrol the trials utilizing a golf cart to greet, visit with, and
assist trail users.