Police from several Central Texas law enforcement agencies celebrated National Coffee with a Cop Day Wednesday by holding events at local restaurants.
The 'Coffee with a Cop' concept was launched in 2011, after members of a California police force thought of it during a brainstorm session about better ways to connect with the community they served. In the years since, 'Coffee with a Cop' events have expanded to all 50 states and several countries -- in an effort to promote community-based policing.
The Waco and Temple Police Departments both held their events at Whataburger, which has hosted such events all across Texas.
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