Lewisham Police Station open day attracts 3,000 to Europe's largest police station

News Shopper: Lewisham Police Station open day attracts 3,000 to Europe's largest police station Lewisham Police Station open day attracts 3,000 to Europe's largest police station

Lewisham Police Station opened its doors to more than 3,000 visitors last Sunday (June 29).

Guests were able to go behind-the-scenes at Europe’s largest police station and view the cells, vintage police vehicles, as well as meeting police horses and the dog unit.

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The annual open day attracted a record 3,227 people and aimed to highlight the work of officers to the community.

There was a Volunteer Police Cadets stall and information about the CitySafe scheme, crime prevention, Safer Neighbourhoods and more as well as a competition for budding young detectives.

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Chief Superintendent Russell Nyman said: "It was a fantastic day, very well attended by the public of Lewisham who had the opportunity first hand to experience some of the activities we get involved in."

 

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12:08pm Thu 3 Jul 14

Gypo.Joe says...

I can't say I've had the pleasure yet. Anyone know what the tea is like ?
I can't say I've had the pleasure yet. Anyone know what the tea is like ? Gypo.Joe
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