Author: Taylor Caldwell

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" padding_top="0" padding_bottom="14"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="22px"][vc_column_text] On December 22, 2017, Code 3 hosted an event called "Blue Christmas" where officers in uniform delivered Christmas meals, which were 90 percent complete with turkey, all the fixings and dessert, to families in need. There...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" padding_top="0" padding_bottom="14"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="22px"][vc_column_text]Kevin Copeland, Code 3 and volunteer policemen recently visited Kramer Junior High School where they mentored 6th grade students on education, careers and relationships with law enforcement officers. The kids then enjoyed a meal and presents provided...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" padding_top="0" padding_bottom="14"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="22px"][vc_column_text]Earlier in the year, Montgomery County Police Department was provided a grant from Code 3, which led to the purchase of a Community Engagement Trailer and many successful events that focused on reconnecting the police with the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" padding_top="0" padding_bottom="14"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="22px"][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_single_image image="270" img_size="500x500" alignment="center" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="22px"][vc_single_image image="269" img_size="500x500" alignment="center" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="3/4"][vc_column_text] The ongoing efforts of Project Hope continue to lead to success. The most recent event, a Project Hope Holiday Party,...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" padding_top="0" padding_bottom="14"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="22px"][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_single_image image="273" img_size="500x500" alignment="center" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="22px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="3/4"][vc_column_text] On December 7, 2017, Joe Abdalla, Executive Director of Code 3, delivered the donation of 50 Narcan kits to the Prince Georges County Police Department. He...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" padding_top="0" padding_bottom="14"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="22px"][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_single_image image="275" img_size="500x500" alignment="center" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="22px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="3/4"][vc_column_text] On December 5, 2017, Code 3 hosted their first "Characteristics of an Armed Gunman Training" session, which proved a huge success. The event had an...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" padding_top="0" padding_bottom="14"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="22px"][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_single_image image="278" img_size="500x500" alignment="center" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="22px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="3/4"][vc_column_text] On November 30, 2017, Joe Abdalla, Executive Director of Code 3, delivered the donation of 100 Narcan kits to the Montgomery County Police Department. He personally...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Code 3 strives to bring awareness to the ongoing Opioid Crisis that floods the streets of Washington D.C. Being many of the Code 3 staff have some background involvement in law enforcement, it is an extremely important topic the organization...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Friday, November 17th, 2017 held the first annual Turkey Bowl and Thanksgiving dinner in Anacostia Park, organized by Code 3 and their partner The House DC. Like Code 3, The House DC is an organization geared towards helping the community,...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Code 3 recently hosted an event at Hutchison Elementary Schoolcalled Coats for Hutchison Kids, where a variety of police officers traveled to the school to provide kids with some winter jackets to keep them warm for the winter. The event...