Rotary Club, sheriff’s department team up to raise funds for body cameras

Rotary Club, sheriff’s department team up to raise funds for body cameras
You can dine out at Colton's on Tuesday to help support the sheriff's department. (Source: KAIT-TV)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - The Rotary Club of Batesville and the Independence County Sheriff’s Department invite you to dine out for a cause.

The two organizations are teaming up with Colton’s Steakhouse to raise money for police body cameras.

March 26, from 5 to 9 p.m., the public is invited to eat dinner at Colton’s, located at 1553 S. St. Louis St.

A news release states that the sheriff’s department previously purchased 20 cameras for its officers, most of which are currently inoperable.

Rotary District 6150 has agreed to match up to $2,085 towards the licensing and purchase of new body cameras.

Donations are welcome.

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