On Tuesday, August 4th. 2015, neighborhoods throughout the City of White Plains are invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the “32nd Annual National Night Out.” National Night Out is designed to: (1) Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; (2) Generate support for, and participation in, local anti-crime efforts; (3) Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships; and (4) Send a message to criminals letting them know neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.
The White Plains Department of Public Safety is pleased to announce the continuation of the Public Safety Citizen’s Academy. This special and exciting nine-week program is intended for the young residents of the City of White Plains who want to learn more about the White Plains Public Safety Department. The Academy will meet Tuesday evenings 7:00 – 9:00PM for the period of June 9th through August 4, 2015.
The White Plains Fire Department received notice last week that it has once again achieved an Insurance Services Office (ISO) Public Protection Classification rating of 1, the highest rating offered. The department earned 91.90 credits out of a possible 105.50 points of credit available.
A new Deputy Chief was promoted last Friday, Leonard Bonadies is pictured here with Mayor Tom Roach, Fire Chief Richard Lyman and his fellow Deputy Chiefs. Richard Servello was also promoted to the rank of Lieutenant today and William Simons and Hassan Washington were sworn in as Probationary Firefighters. Congratulations to all!