Business Outreach

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The Business Outreach Unit serves as the primary liaison between the business community and the Police Department. Through effective partnerships and collaboration with other private, public, and nonprofit entities, the Business Outreach Unit works to understand and address business concerns pertaining to crime and quality of life issues, develop educational programming, and works to ensure business owners are knowledgeable about Department services and programs. The Business Outreach Unit administers the Arlington Restaurant Initiative program and associated efforts to improve nightlife safety in Arlington County for patrons, residents, visitors, and businesses. 

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Meet the Business Outreach Unit
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Sergeant John Vanak
Sergeant, Business Outreach Unit
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MPO Tatiana Hernandez
Business Outreach Officer
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Samantha Brien
Restaurant Liaison and Program Manager
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