Faith and Blue- a law enforcement community engagement project that is building a movement of reconciliation and justice. This initiative is called National Faith & Blue Weekend, or Faith & Blue.
For the Faith & Blue event this year, the Rock Springs Police Department, Green River Police Department, Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office, Sweetwater Combined Communications Center along with many local houses of worship and businesses are partnering to host, Faith & Blue –A Community Conversation, on Sunday, October 10, 2021, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with a casual dinner being provided from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., first come first serve.
The event will be held at the Sweetwater Events Complex in Rock Springs. We will be accepting non-perishable food and pet food items to donate to the local food banks, everyone who donates will receive a ticket for a door prize. Before dinner we will have a short ceremony with the presentation of the colors and some speakers from the different agencies and congregations. We will have activities for the whole family. Come out meet your local law enforcement, engage in conversation, and enjoy a casual BBQ dinner.
The goal of this event is to bring law enforcement closer to the community by bridging the gap through our law enforcement agencies, local schools, businesses, and houses of worship.