Savannah Police hold roll call in the streets

Savannah Police hold roll call in the streets

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -Residents in the Highlands got a chance to meet the law enforcement officers who patrol their area on Saturday.

The event "Roll Call in the Street" was held at The Highlands clubhouse in Savannah.

It was an opportunity for the public to see how the department conducts a roll call.

Savannah Police say it was a great way for them build trust within their community.

“It’s an opportunity for the neighborhood to meet some new officers who work here who are out patroling their neighborhood, just a great chance to build those relationships,” said William Barnett, an officer at the Northwest Precinct.

There were games, music, K-9 demonstrations. McGruff the crime dog even made an appearance.

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