Charlestown Police Department will be holding an informational
meeting concerning the SafetyNet system, which is a system that
provides technology to assist law enforcement in locating people with
cognitive disorders, such as Autism, Alzheimer’s and other
conditions, who may have wondered off and become lost. In
Rhode Island there are several police and fire agencies that utilize
the SafetyNet program.
meeting will be held on April
23, 2014 at 6:00 PM at the Charlestown Police Department Community
are encouraging families to attend to learn more about SafetyNet and
its potential partnership with the Charlestown Police Department.
Our objective is to determine if there is a need within the community
to entering into a
partnership with SafetyNet. As with all programs that require extra
technology there are costs associated with having such a program.
a part of the informational meeting there will be a demonstration on
how the system works.