• October 5 2018,  Revere

    Civilians share past and current experiences with police in Coffee with a Cop

    By Tara Vocino Civilians had the opportunity to vent during Coffee with a Cop on Wednesday morning at Market Basket Cafe. Coffee with a Cop is intended to be a more informal setting where residents can share concerns or ask questions that they may not otherwise have time to share while officers are on patrol. Former crossing guard Clifford Pisano, who was a guard from 2004 to 2010, was talking to Officer Jerry Salvati about how crossing guards should live closer to the crossing location so that they aren’t late. “Crossing guards should also be closer to houses to make sure that the kids crossing are safe,” Pisano told Salvati.…

  • Revere,  September 28 2018

    Revere Police to host Coffee with a Cop on Oct. 3

    Program offers opportunity to meet local officers, discuss community issues   On October 3 officers from the Revere Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships and drink coffee. All community members are invited to attend. The event runs from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. on October 3 at Market Basket (275 Squire Rd., Revere). Please contact Captain Amy O’Hara with questions: aohara@reverepolice.org. Coffee with a Cop provides a unique opportunity for community members to ask questions and learn more about the department’s work in Revere’s neighborhoods. Most contacts law enforcement have with the public happen during emergencies or emotional situations.…