DANVILLE -- Danville residents can get a firsthand look at what happens behind the scenes at the Danville police department's upcoming open house on Sept. 21.

From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., attendees can tour the department, check out special vehicles on display or watch demonstrations of programs, such as the K-9 Unit.

In addition, guests will be able to enjoy hot dogs, soda and popcorn; children will receive balloons and stickers.

The Danville Police Department is at 510 La Gonda Way.

For more information, contact Sgt. Jose Rivera at 925-314-3722 or jrivera@danville.ca.gov.

Contact Jeremy Thomas at 925-847-2184. Follow him at Twitter.com/jet_bang.