‘Coffee With a Cop’ allows community to meet Morgan Park police

Chicago police in the Morgan Park district will host a community outreach event called "Coffee With A Cop" from 9-10 a.m. Wednesday at Bridgeport Coffee Co. in Beverly. (@ChicagoCAPS22 / Twitter)

BEVERLY — Police in the Morgan Park district will host a community outreach event called “Coffee With A Cop” from 9-10 a.m. Wednesday at Bridgeport Coffee Co. in Beverly.

The gathering intends to bring area residents and police officers together to talk about issues within the neighborhoods served by officers in the district.

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“The mission of ‘Coffee With A Cop’ is to break down the barriers between police officers and the citizens they serve by removing agendas and allowing opportunities to ask questions, voice concerns and get to know officers in your neighborhood,” the flyer for the event said.

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