From Cody Telep.Â Follow him on TwitterÂ @codywt, email him atÂ cody[AT]borderstan.com.
The Metropolitan Police Department is hosting a neighborhood watch training on Thursday, April 18.
The event, which will be held from 7 to 8:30 pm at the Third District Station at 1620 V Street NW, will be led by Samantha Nolan. She is an at-large member of MPDâ€™s Citizens Advisory Council and serves as the citywide neighborhood watch trainer.
The training is focused on reducing opportunities for criminals to help prevent crime and reduce the chances of becoming a crime victim.
For more information and to RSVP, please contact Samantha Nolan at nolantutor[AT]yahoo.com. There is no cost to attend the training.