Local Cops Take to the Roofs for Charity
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WICS) —
Springfield police came out to support the Special Olympics Friday morning.
Officers staked out a Dunkin' Donuts rooftop as part of the annual Cop on the Rooftop event.
While on the roof, officers were collecting donations from customers, but it wasn't just Springfield officers taking part in cop on the rooftop.
"It's a state wide effort, Dunkin' Donuts’ all over the state, in Chicago and all the way down south," said Lt. Chris Mueller, Springfield Police Department. "Where there's a Dunkin’ Donuts, there's a cop on the rooftop. "
This is the fifth year Springfield police officers have participated in Cop on the Rooftop.