Robbery workshop helps businesses plan for the worst

In the event of a hold up or robbery at your place of business, would you or your staff know what do to?

In the event of a hold up or robbery at your place of business, would you or your staff know what do to?

Businesses in the Cloverdale area are invited to an upcoming robbery workshop hosted by the Cloverdale/Port Kells community police office.

The Thursday, June 16 workshop takes place from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.

“Our goal is to educate businesses on not only how to prevent a robbery from occurring, but if one should occur, what you and your employees should do,” says special Const. Dennis Bell, community safety officer for the district office.

Sgt. Ron Appleton from the Surrey RCMP robbery section is also taking part in the presentation, and will be on hand to answer questions.

The workshop takes place at the Cloverdale Recreation Centre, room MP203, June 16 from 7:30-9 a.m.

RSVP not required, but for more information call Carrie or Dennis at 604-502-6266.