Roles of Police for Events
The purpose of having police officers at an organized event is primarily for the safety and security of participants and the enforcement of laws.
Responsibility of Officers at Events
Officers present at an event will coordinate with organizers to ensure the best possible service is provided. Officers look forward to interacting with citizens during organized events while focusing on safety for participants and bystanders.
Events Which Require Police
All organized events must be approved by the Chief of Police no less than 30 days PRIOR to the event. Events which require police assistance are determined by the Chief of police.
Number of Officers Required at Events
The decision to have Bountiful Police present at an event will be made the Chief of Police. Factors which will affect the number of officers for an event include:
- date of event
- time of event
- location of event
- prediction of crowd size, composition and expected behavior
- type of event being held
Applicants requesting an organized event may submit the following form or contact the Chief of Police at 801-298-6015.