A view into the world of safety...

By Mr. Kevin Stabinsky (IMCOM)May 15, 2009

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.
1 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 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. (Photo Credit: Mr. Kevin Stabinsky (IMCOM)) VIEW ORIGINAL
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.
2 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 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. (Photo Credit: Mr. Kevin Stabinsky (IMCOM)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Master Sgt. Ronald Barnes, provost sergeant major, Fort McPherson Department of Emergency Services, shows his body armor inserts to children from Toomer Elementary .
3 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Master Sgt. Ronald Barnes, provost sergeant major, Fort McPherson Department of Emergency Services, shows his body armor inserts to children from Toomer Elementary . (Photo Credit: Mr. Kevin Stabinsky (IMCOM)) VIEW ORIGINAL
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.
4 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 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. (Photo Credit: Mr. Kevin Stabinsky (IMCOM)) VIEW ORIGINAL
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.
5 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 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. (Photo Credit: Mr. Kevin Stabinsky (IMCOM)) VIEW ORIGINAL
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.
6 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 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. (Photo Credit: Mr. Kevin Stabinsky (IMCOM)) VIEW ORIGINAL