Police officers in Denver, Colorado, and the Denver Police Foundation went on a unique kind of patrol recently.
The outing was a “turkey patrol,” not searching for turkeys but giving them to needy families who might have gone hungry over Thanksgiving, KDVR reported on Thursday.
Hundreds of delicious Thanksgiving meals, 1,000 exactly, were packaged by helpers with the DPD, AT&T, Walmart, and We Don’t Waste, ready for delivery to local families.
Video footage showed a mass of helpers bagging the holiday meals and placing them in long rows on the floor of a hallway:
“Really it’s our officers, they interact with the communities seven days a week, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We get to see this