Bridging the Gap returns

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office hosts “Bridging the Gap,” a Crime Prevention Conference July 27, 28 and 29, 2015.

The three-evening conference, at the Brownsville Community Center, 3100 W. Desoto Street in Pensacola, is an effort to encourage communication and action within the community by showcasing innovative crime prevention ideas and successful strategies. A major component of the program will be directed toward alternatives to violence among our young people.

Each evening’s agenda will begin with a light dinner at 5 p.m. followed by speakers and discussion from 6-9 pm.Attendance is free, but seating will be limited. Registration forms are available at the Sheriff’s Office Administration Building, 1700 West Leonard Street. For more information contact Sergeant Delarian Wiggins at or 436-9705.