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Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office announces Domestic Violence Awareness Event set for Saturday, October 10th

 

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – The 14th Annual Domestic Violence Awareness Event will be held Saturday, October 10th from 11:00am– 2:00pm at the Civic Hall at Veterans Plaza. Remember My Name is dedicated to mothers and children who have lost their lives from domestic violence.

Red wooden silhouettes will be on display throughout the event. Each silhouette represents a man, woman or child who died from domestic violence, along with their story. Some family members of victims will be there to commemorate their loved ones.

Corvettes of Clarksville will host the 2nd Annual Remember My Name Car and Truck Show, starting at 8:00am A Domestic Violence Awareness Walk organized by Renee Wimberly, will start at 10:00am.

“The Montgomery County Sheriff Office is committed to raising awareness on an issue that affects thousands of people in our community every year. We are proud to partner with Daymar College, Home Depot and other agencies to raise awareness,” said event organizer Deputy Peggy Macias.

The main event is free to the public. A free lunch will be provided while supplies last.

MCSO would like to remind you, if you or someone you know is in a violent relationship, reach out for help. You can call local law enforcement agencies, the Safehouse at 931.552.6900, or Legal Aid at 931.552.6656 for assistance.


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