The Elderly Service Officer, Christopher Sloan, is a member of the patrol division specially trained to play a more active role in preventing and investigating crimes against the older population.
The Elderly Service Program is another form of the Rock Island Police Department’s community oriented policing efforts designed to work with senior citizens to enhance their quality of life within the community.
An advocate for the elderly sixty years of age or older
A tool to better connect with the elderly population
Investigates crimes against the elderly
Works in conjunction with other agencies regarding elderly abuse
Strives to prevent criminal activity that is targeted towards seniors
Conducts community education and crime prevention presentations