COP Needs Residents to Volunteer for Program

By: Sharon Aron Baron Did you know that the Woodlands has a Citizens Observer Patrol or COP program? The Broward Sheriff’s Office provides residents with the car, gas, and all the upkeep.  All they have to do is provide volunteers who will take the training class to become a COP certified. Once certified and trained, residents drive around in pairs with […]

COPs Volunteers Help Protect the Woodlands

COPs Volunteers Help Protect the Woodlands

Did you know that we have a Citizens Observer Patrol program here in the Woodlands? The Citizen Observer Patrol (or COP) is the Broward Sheriff’s Office community policing program. Our residents help patrol the Woodlands all on BSO’s dime. They provide us with a car, gas and all upkeep. All we have to do is provide volunteers who will take the training class to become a COPs certified. Once certified and trained, residents drive around in pairs with different scheduled shifts throughout the week.

Our Volunteer Police force

Our Volunteer Police force

  By: Sharon Aron Baron The Citizen Observer Patrol (or COP) is the Broward Sheriff’s Office community policing program. The Sheriff has determined that the community policing philosophy best serves the needs of residents of Broward County and the Broward Sheriff’s Office.  Therefore, they have created a partnership with the community to prevent crime based […]