Christie Baptiste, 11, Kenold Ordenat, 9, and Nae’kia Lawrence, 9, are sworn in as “Jr. Police Chiefs for a day” by Police Chief Scott Dennis
Christie Baptiste, 11, Kenold Ordenat, 9, and Nae’kia Lawrence, 9, are sworn in as “Jr. Police Chiefs for a day” by Police Chief Scott Dennis Cata Balzano Miami Herald Staff
Christie Baptiste, 11, Kenold Ordenat, 9, and Nae’kia Lawrence, 9, are sworn in as “Jr. Police Chiefs for a day” by Police Chief Scott Dennis Cata Balzano Miami Herald Staff

Students see police work up close as ‘junior chiefs’ for the day

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