Police Vehicles, Mounted Unit, Station Tours All Part of the Fun at IPD House on October 20

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Irvine, Calif. – The Irvine Police Department is proud to once again host its annual Open House, set this year for October 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Irvine Civic Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza.

Guests at this signature event will enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at the Police Department facilities when IPD opens its doors to visitors for station tours. The tour winds its way through the station, offering a glimpse at areas including Crime Scene Investigations and the holding facility.

Attendees will also have the chance to meet the Mounted Unit and K9 Unit and check out police vehicles including the SWAT truck, motorcycles and Mobile Command unit.

Bounce houses and face painting are among the many activities for children at this free event. Food trucks will offer items for purchase. 

Visitors are encouraged to ride their bikes to the Civic Center and enjoy a free bike valet, or participate in the bike rodeo. Parking is available at Creekside High School, Colonel Bill Barber Marine Corps Memorial Park, and the Free Chapel. A courtesy shuttle will carry passengers to the Civic Center from those sites.

For more information, visit irvinepd.org or call 949-724-7193.