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PROJECT CHILDSAFE® COMES TO PENINSULA/BOSTON TOWNSHIP

PENINSULA POLICE DEPARTMENT MAKES FIREARM SAFETY KITS AVAILABLE THROUGH PARTNERSHIP WITH PROJECT CHILDSAFE.

The Peninsula Police will provide free firearm safety kits to local residents through a partnership with Project ChildSafe, the nationwide firearms safety education program. The safety kits, which include a gun lock, will be distributed at the Village Hall during normal business hours. Arrangements can be made to pick up after hours by contacting the Village Hall at 330-657-2151 Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00AM and 4:00PM.

Project ChildSafe, a program developed by the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), has distributed more than 37 million firearm safety kits throughout the country since 2003. The program is supported by the U.S. Department of Justice`s Bureau of Justice Assistance and the firearms industry. By partnering with Project ChildSafe, Peninsula Police is participating in a national effort to promote firearms safety education to all gun owners. Project ChildSafe distributes gun lock safety kits to all 50 states and the five U.S. territories.

Chief Joseph A. Varga III
Peninsula Police Department