The Oneida County Sheriff's Office will be holding its next "Sheriff's Community Coffee" event on Wednesday.

It will take place at Panera Bread on Commercial Drive in New Hartford from 8:00 until 11:00 a.m.

Sheriff Rob Maciol says it's a chance for the Sheriff's Office to build a positive relationship with those in the community.

The Utica Police Department will also be hosting a "Coffee With a Cop" event on Wednesday from 8:00 to 10:00 at the Dunkin' Donuts at 1300 Genesee Street

Wednesday is "National Coffee With a Cop" day across the country, with over 17,000 police agencies expected to participate.

More From WIBX 950