Special Downtown Operations Start Tomorrow

The Corpus Christi Police Department will begin special operations in the downtown area for the July 4th “Big Bang” celebration starting tomorrow morning.

The Corpus Christi Police Department Traffic Division will have thirteen Officers in traffic units and nine on motorcycles that will work beginning at 7 AM with the “Four for the Fourth Four Mile Run” starting at the Ortiz Center.

At 4 PM the Traffic Division will have another fifteen additional Officers report for duty.  These Officers will have stationary post in the downtown area at intersections to assist with traffic flow.

Also at 4 PM the Patrol Division will have twelve additional officers report for duty.  They will ride on ATV’s and most will be assigned to patrol the area along the seawall and parks on Shoreline Drive.   A few other Officers will be assigned to North Beach.

All extra Officers will work until the festivities have concluded.