East County News Service
August 4, 2016 (La Mesa) -- Continuing with the National Night Out celebration, the La Mesa Police Department will be hosting its 5th Annual Safety Fair on Saturday, August 6, 2016. The event will begin at 8:00 am and last until 12:00 pm. This event is free to the public and will provide many interactive displays on police related issues; such as Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and demonstrations by our emergency Special Response Team. We will also display our police vehicles and a Heartland fire truck. In addition, there will be kids fingerprinting and a jump house. Free hotdogs, chips and water will also be provided. The public will be able to take guided tours of the La Mesa Police Department as well.
During the event, Target, the National Night Out sponsor, is generously providing giveaways to the public.
Additional participants include, La Mesa Community Services, Securing Our eCity, FBI, C.E.R.T. (Visit www.heartlandfire.org for the CERT schedule.), San Diego County Aging and Independence Services, Sharp Hospital, and SDG&E.
For more information, please call Crime Prevention Specialist Claudia Ortega at 619.667.7545.