Community and Youth Outreach

 

(816) 228-0178

911

(816) 228-0242


Link: Community and Youth Outreach (CYOU) Bureau

Community & Youth Outreach consists of, Crime Prevention, Dispatch, Records and School Resource.  

Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Kunkel, Tammy Administrative Assistant (816) 228-0178  
Westerman, Amber DARE (816) 228-0178  
Foster , Jennifer DARE (816) 228-0178  
Covington, Ralph School Resource Officer (816) 228-0178  
Heishman, Doug Crime Prevention Officer (816) 228-0254  
Welch, Kerri Crisis Counselor (816) 228-0178  
Mitchell, Jon School Resource Officer (816) 228-0178  
Claxton, Brandon Sergeant- Crime Prevention (816) 622-4237  
Myers, Rea Captain (816) 228-0178  
Keating, Ken Sergeant - School Resource & DARE 816-655-0342  

Leadership Camp 

(816) 228-0178

(816) 228-0242

Link: Leadership Camp

The Leadership Camp was created to help youth learn about making healthy lifestyle choices and living a drug free life.


Crime-Free Multi-Housing Program 

(816) 228-0178

(816) 228-0242

Link: Crime-Free Multi-Housing (CFMH)

The City of Blue Springs Police Department sponsors the Crime-Free Multi-Housing Program to address the needs of the owners and managers of multi family dwellings in the City.


Crisis Assistance Program 

(816) 228-0178

(816) 228-0242

Link: Crisis Assistance Program

The Crisis Assistance Program is equipped with staff who intervenes and de-escalates crisis situations, then leads youth and families to a realistic plan for success.

Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Kunkel, Tammy Crisis Assistance Program Receptionist (816) 228-0178  

Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) 

(816) 228-0155

(816) 228-0242

Link: Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE)

The DARE program operates in all of the district’s elementary schools and is enhanced beyond traditional programs to include curriculum, case management, and parenting classes.

Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Westerman, Amber DARE Program Police Officer (816) 228-0155  

National Night Out Against Crime 

(816) 228-0247

(816) 228-0242

Link: National Night Out Against Crime

The Blue Springs Police Department sponsors National Night Out Against Crime, a free event, designed to educate children and adults about crime prevention, general public safety and the danger of drugs.

Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Heishman, Doug Police Officer (816) 228-0247  

Records Unit 

1100 SW Smith Street
Blue Springs, MO 64015

(816) 228-0160

911

(816) 228-0268

Link: Records Unit

Hours
Monday-Friday
 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Records, Blue Springs Police   (816) 228-0160  
Cooper, Eileen Supervisor of Records 816-228-0166