Mt. Juliet, Tenn. – In an effort to further strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships, Mt. Juliet Police will be hosting an open house and community chili cook-off in October. The event, themed Turning Up the Heat Against Crime, should be a great opportunity for residents to meet and talk with neighbors, businesses, and members of the police department in a fun, friendly setting at police headquarters. The event will take place on Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Mt. Juliet Police Headquarters, located at 1019 Charlie Daniels Parkway.
Businesses and neighborhoods are encouraged to participate in the chili cook-off, and the public is invited to attend, eat chili, and check out police headquarters and equipment. There will be numerous displays of the Mt. Juliet Police Department’s resources and other law enforcement related equipment and technology. Representatives for the department will be on-hand to conduct guided tours of police headquarters during the event. Also, a DJ will be providing music for the event, and a kid’s fun zone will be out on the department’s front lawn.
Those interested in participating in the Chili Cook-off can visit www.mjpdnews.org/chilicookoff for more details.