In this episode, in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness month, we speak with our Victim Advocate Ruth Tocco and our embedded mental health clinician Lindsey Shwenk, about the services they provide for victims of domestic violence.
In this episode LT Googe, Inspector Calabrese, and Senior Police Officer Martin discuss opioid awareness, substance abuse disorder, treatment, and community resources. Our guest are Nancy Shipman from Wake-Up Carolina, Caitlyn Kratz from the Charleston Center, Nate Lyles from Creighton’s House, and Sergeant Tony Winsted, program manager for the First Step Program. If you or anyone you know if struggling with substance abuse, there is help available and we want you to reach out to our community partners.
Wake Up Carolina & Creighton’s House - https://wakeupcarolina.org/- 843.620.1568
Charleston Center - https://cc.charlestoncounty.org/- 843.722.0100
First Step Program – Sergeant Tony Winstead – Twinstead@tompsc.com – 843.884.4176
In this episode LT Chip Googe, Inspector Don Calabrese, and Officer Bill Martin talk with our guests Lieutenant Jennifer Backman and Senior Victim Advocate Becky Tapia-Cooper about scams. They discuss common scams, how to prevent them, and what to do if you are a victim of a scam.
The Mount Pleasant Police Department invites you to our next community outreach program, The MPPD Podcast. Through conversations with department and community members we hope to provide information that will keep you safe from crime, improve your quality of life, and get to know the men and women of the Mount Pleasant Police Department.