SPRINGFIELD — Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood is pleased to announce that Springfield Police Officer Eric Blair and his K9 partner Mr. Warner were awarded the 2021 Animal Hero Award by the Dakin Humane Society during their Humane Awards ceremony on Sunday.
Springfield Police Department to Join Spirit of Springfield in Honoring Fallen Public Safety Personnel at 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony
SPRINGFIELD — The Springfield Police Department is pleased to share that a ceremony will be held Friday to honor the first responders and military service members who died in the line of duty 20 years ago on Sept. 11, 2001.
SPRINGFIELD — Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood is pleased to announce that the Springfield Police Department has surpassed a significant milestone in its ongoing Narcan program, reaching 250 lives saved in just over two years.
*VIDEO* Springfield Police Department Urges Drivers to be Cognizant of School Buses, Crossing Guards and Students as School Year Begins
SPRINGFIELD — The Springfield Police Department, in partnership with the Springfield Public Schools and First Student, wishes to remind drivers to be aware of the presence of students, crossing guards and school buses as students return to school in Springfield on Monday, Aug. 30.
Springfield Police Announce Creation of New Firearms Investigation Unit, Realignment of Narcotics Unit Investigative Resources
SPRINGFIELD — Springfield Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood, in a continued effort to modernize the department and move the Springfield Police Department forward, is today announcing the creation of a Firearms Investigation Unit to address the uptick in gun violence in the city and the reallocation of narcotics investigation resources to regional and state partnerships.
SPRINGFIELD — The Springfield Police Department wishes to report to the public on a number of improvements that have been made to policies, systems and training programs in the past year that aim to strengthen accountability department-wide and improve community relations and public safety in Springfield.
VIDEO: Springfield Police Department Releases Footage of Suspect Pointing Firearm at Officers, Bystanders Before his Arrest
SPRINGFIELD — The Springfield Police Department is releasing city camera footage showing an incident that occurred Sunday night during which an armed suspect, after allegedly firing his gun, repeatedly pointed his firearm at responding officers and bystanders before being arrested.
SPRINGFIELD — Joyous celebrations spread out from Galveston, Texas on June 19, 1865 after Union General Gordon Granger read General Order No. 3.
Springfield Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood Visits White Street School for Children’s Book Reading, Meet-and-Greet with Student Artists
SPRINGFIELD — Springfield Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood visited White Street School today where she read “Kacey, a Bee and a Tree,” a children’s book she recently authored, to a kindergarten class and met the elementary students who created the illustrations for the book.
*Media Advisory* Springfield Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood Collaborates with White Street School Students on Children’s Book
SPRINGFIELD — Springfield Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood will visit White Street School Wednesday morning to read a children’s book she recently authored and meet the second, third and fifth grade students who created the illustrations for the book.