Upcoming ‘Coffee with a Cop’ DatesOctober 20, 2019, 1:30 PM HST (Updated October 20, 2019, 12:11 PM)
There will be several opportunities throughout the remainder of the year for Big Island residents to caffeinate with cops at coffee stops in Kailua-Kona.
The purpose of the Hawai‘i Police Department’s “Coffee with a Cop” campaign is to familiarize the public with its local police force, develop communication channels and build relationships.
Upcoming dates are as follows:
- Wednesday, Nov. 6 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Kona Library, located at 75-138 Hualalai Road.
- Tuesday, Nov. 12 from 7 to 9 a.m. at the Kona Commons Mcdonalds, located at 74-5453 Makala Boulevard.
- Wednesday, Dec. 4 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Kona Library.
- Tuesday, Dec. 10 from 7 to 9 a.m. at Kona Commons Mcdonalds.
On Oct. 18 a Coffee with a Cop event was held at Kealekehe High School for teachers and staff, which HPD said was attended by 35-40 staff and faculty.