Neighborhood, Police Get Together Over Coffee

The Newport News Police Department is inviting community members to their “Coffee with a Cop,” event June 12 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Vancostas Restaurant.

According to a press release, officers will be present to speak with citizens in a relaxed setting with “No agendas or speeches, just a chance to enjoy a cup of coffee and ask questions, voice concerns and get to know the officers patrolling your neighborhood.”

This is the department’s second “Coffee with a Cop” event. Police said the previous events have been so successful, they plan on continuing it.

Vancostas Restaurant is located at 14745 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, 23608.