• Master Sgt. Bobby Johnson, a military police trainer with First Army's G7 office, guides children around an Army Humvee on display during Public Safety Partnership Day May 7 on Hedekin Field on Fort McPherson. The children, students at The Learning Station in Clayton County, attended the event with members of sevent other local schools and Fort McPherson's Homeschool group. Participants got to take a look at the services performed and equipment used by police, fire and emergency services to keep them safe.

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    Master Sgt. Bobby Johnson, a military police trainer with First Army's G7 office, guides children around an Army Humvee on display during Public Safety Partnership Day May 7 on Hedekin Field on Fort McPherson. The children, students at The Learning...

  • Dominic Parker, a fourth grader at Oakland Elementary, pets Drake, a 4-year-old Labrador retriever. Drake is a narcotics dog with the East Point Police department and is being handled by K9 patrol officer Nicholas Broussard.

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    Dominic Parker, a fourth grader at Oakland Elementary, pets Drake, a 4-year-old Labrador retriever. Drake is a narcotics dog with the East Point Police department and is being handled by K9 patrol officer Nicholas Broussard.

  • Master Sgt. Ronald Barnes, provost sergeant major, Fort McPherson Department of Emergency Services, shows his body armor inserts to children from Toomer Elementary .

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    Master Sgt. Ronald Barnes, provost sergeant major, Fort McPherson Department of Emergency Services, shows his body armor inserts to children from Toomer Elementary .

  • Children from Toomer Elementary interact with Officer Friendly, a remote control-operated robot with the Fulton County Police Department, during the Public Safety Partnership Day held May 7 on Hedekin Field on Fort McPherson.  Police and rescue organizations from around the Atlanta area and the Fort McPherson community put on displays for children from eight local schools and the Fort McPherson Homeschool Support Group.  In total, 560 children attended the event.

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    Children from Toomer Elementary interact with Officer Friendly, a remote control-operated robot with the Fulton County Police Department, during the Public Safety Partnership Day held May 7 on Hedekin Field on Fort McPherson. Police and rescue...

  • Lt. Rebecca Brown, left, public information officer for the Community Affairs Unit of the Clayton County Police Department, locks some kids from Oakland Elementary School in the holding cell in the department's mobile command center.

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    Lt. Rebecca Brown, left, public information officer for the Community Affairs Unit of the Clayton County Police Department, locks some kids from Oakland Elementary School in the holding cell in the department's mobile command center.

  • William Biehl, a firefighter/paramedic with Fort McPherson Fire and Emergency Services, uses the electric Jaws of Life to cut off the roof of a vehicle.

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    William Biehl, a firefighter/paramedic with Fort McPherson Fire and Emergency Services, uses the electric Jaws of Life to cut off the roof of a vehicle.

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