Englewood Police Youth Baseball League

Title

Englewood Police Youth Baseball League

Description

The Englewood Police Youth Baseball League is a program run by the Chicago Police Department to improve public relations between the community and the police force. The Chicago Police Department partnered with Get IN Chicago, a public-private organization that works to combat youth violence. The program was designed to promote unity and trust between local children and the police of Chicago. The baseball league also provided supplemental sessions on subjects like nutrition and conflict resolution. This program provides the children of Chicago to view public service in a positive light and offers an alternative source for education and growth.

Creator

CBS Chicago

Date

2018

Source

Relation

Publisher

CBS Chicago

Contributor

Get IN Chicago

Format

Photograph

Language

English

Type

Program

Identifier

Police, Community

Coverage

United States

Files

https://chicago.cbslocal.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/15116062/2018/07/englewood-baseball.jpg

Reference

CBS Chicago, Englewood Police Youth Baseball League, CBS Chicago, 2018

Cite As

CBS Chicago, “Englewood Police Youth Baseball League,” Virtual Museum of Public Service, accessed May 17, 2022, https://vmps.omeka.net/items/show/748.