Town Hall Meeting on Cross-Border Crime Trends and Crime Prevention

Monday, February 17, 2014

When: February 25, 2014
Where/Time: Takoma Park Community Center Auditorium, 7:00 pm
Why: Takoma Park borders a number of policing jurisdictions, including Montgomery County 3rd District, Prince George's County 1st District and DC Metropolitan Police District 4th/5th. As such, Takoma Park provides an ideal location to discuss cross-border crime, information sharing and cooperation. In addition, crime prevention strategies will be discussed.


  • Introductions
  • Presentations by Police officials
  • Public comment
  • Panel discussion with Police officials
  • Wrap up and next steps

Who: Invited attendees include:

  • Comptroller Peter Franchot
  • Mayor Bruce Williams
  • Takoma Park Police Chief Alan Goldberg
  • Montgomery County Police Chief J. Thomas Manger
  • Prince George's County Police Chief Mark Magaw
  • DC Police Chief Cathy Lanier
  • Maryland State Police Superintendent Col. Marcus Brown
  • WMATA Police Chief Ron Pavlik
  • Montgomery County Park Chief of Police Antonio DeVaul
  • UMD - College Park Chief and Director of Public Safety David Mitchell
  • Ike Leggett Montgomery County Executive
  • District 20 Delegate Sheila Hixson
  • District 20 Delegate Tom Hucker
  • District 20 Delegate Heather Mizeur
  • District 20 Senator Jamie Raskin
  • Montgomery County Councilmembers