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Ice Cream Truck Joins Ranks of Police Efforts

The City of Oak Park is adding an unconventional way to conduct community outreach. The city’s public safety department has unveiled a new ice cream truck. Officials hope the free ice cream will provide another opportunity for police to connect with residents. Oak Park City Manager. Erik Tungate tells WDET’s Amy Miller the idea came from a department in Massachusetts

Click on the audio link above to hear the entire conversation

Image credit: City of Oak Park

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About the Author

Amy Miller

Reporter/Producer

Amy has been working in public and commercial radio for the last 30 yrs. She is an award winning reporter and news anchor, born and raised in Detroit.

amiller@wdet.org   Follow @wdetamy

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