May 15, 2007 > Exciting volunteer opportunities
Exciting volunteer opportunities
Submitted By Martha Matthiesen, Fremont Police
We are pleased to announce that the Fremont Police Department is expanding its volunteer program and you are invited to participate in this new and exciting opportunity.
If you're looking for a challenging opportunity to use your knowledge and skills then keep reading! This new program is designed to allow you, a valued community member, to assist the Police Department perform a variety of services for the residents and businesses in Fremont. By performing these duties and volunteering a minimum of 16 hours each month, you will be providing an outstanding service to the City of Fremont. The success of the program depends on you, and people like you, who want to take an active part in keeping our community a great place to live and work.
Fremont Police Volunteers C.A.R.E. - Connect, Assist, Respond and Engage. As a volunteer, you will be trained to work in the community in a variety of assignments. Once we have successfully recruited 20 -30 new volunteers for this program, training will take place in the fall.
We plan to implement and go live with the C.A.R.E. program by December 1, 2007. C.A.R.E. volunteers will perform assignments that will include, but aren't limited to; neighborhood patrol checks, educational booths at community events, child safety presentations, reporting suspicious activity, vacation home security checks, and reporting code and graffiti violations.
If you are interested in this opportunity, we want to hear from you. Please contact the Community Engagement Unit at (510) 790-6740 or the Fremont Police Volunteer Coordinator at (510) 790-6691 for questions regarding training dates, eligibility requirements or program details.
More information on the program is available on our website at www.fremontpolice.org. If this opportunity entices you, please complete an application and contact us by May 25. If you know you are interested, please call right away - we may be able to schedule an interview before May 25.
Please complete the application (applications are available on our website) and return it to:
Jessica Senquiz, Volunteer Coordinator
Fremont Police Dept, PO Box 5007
2000 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont, CA 94537-5007