Talks, Tours and Ride Alongs


There are a large variety of topics available for public presentations....Current Crime Trends, Prevention & Safety, "Officer Friendly", K9, Internet Safety and many more....Talks/Presentations


The Eugene Police Department is happy to host tours of its operation headquarters.  Tours are typically hosted by a Crime Prevention Specialist who will guide groups through the facility, providing additional insight into the daily workings of the Eugene Police Department. To arrange a tour, contact Margaret Mazzotta at 541-682-5761 or email.


The intended purpose of Ride-Along Program is to educate the public and open the lines of communication with the community, thus fostering an environment of mutual trust and respect. The Ride-Along Program promotes a better understanding of the challenges, risks and rewards of the police officer's role in the community. In order to take a ride-along, you must meet the eligibility criteria outlined on the ride-along request form. Ride-alongs are not guaranteed and are based upon availability of officers. They can be subject to change due to public safety needs. If you are interested in this program please Email the coordinator.

Prior to undertaking a ride-along, you will be asked to complete a form for a background check. Form