Citizens And Police Together (C.A.P.T). is a local, non-profit, organization which serves as supporter and fundraiser for Abington Township Police community projects.
The C.A.P.T. Board consists of representatives from non-profit organizations, schools, businesses, hospitals, as well as students, and community volunteers.
Since 1992 C.A.P.T. has supported the youth of Abington through a variety of programs. Most notably, the 24 Hour Relay Challenge has engaged up to 600 students on a weekend in May for the past 21 years. Money raised at the Relay supports other origination’s such as the Police Explorers program and the (CPYA) Community Partnership of Youth and Adults, a school club at both Abington Senior and Junior High Schools. Since state funding is no longer available, C.A.P.T. is the principle supporter of the DARE program taught in all elementary schools in Abington.