Being a police officer in Baltimore can be thrilling, stressful, gratifying, frustrating, and energizing, all in the course of one patrol shift. To learn first-hand what it's like, Baltimore residents are invited to join a police officer during their patrol shift.
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Note: The start time of the ride-alongs is fixed. Although the scheduled duration of the ride-alongs is four hours, riders have the flexibility to end their ride-along sooner or extend their ride-along for a couple more hours. If you would like to make modifications to your ride-along duration, please convey your time preferences at the start of your ride-along to the officer you are riding with and the officer will try to accommodate your request.
You will receive a text message reminder before your appointment