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Johns Creek fire, police host 'Community Safety Day' Oct. 1

September 01, 2016

Safety DayThe Johns Creek Fire and Police departments will perform several demonstrations as part of “Community Safety Day” on Saturday, Oct. 1 from 9 a.m. to noon at the State Bridge Corners Shopping Center (Home Depot & Target parking lots, 5950 State Bridge Road, Johns Creek).

Community Safety Day, a FREE event and precursor to Fire Prevention Week (Oct. 9-15), helps heighten awareness about basic safety issues.

Firefighters and police officers perform a variety of rope rescue, motorcycle, K-9 and fire extinguisher demonstrations, and SWAT exercises to show some of the many skills they use regularly. Attendees can ask questions of Johns Creek firefighters and police officers and learn about public safety vehicles and equipment.

Informational handouts and safety checklists are available and the event features children’s activities and food and drinks.

Please do not bring your pets due to K9 officers being present.

What: Community Safety Day
When: Saturday, Oct. 1, 9 a.m. to noon
Where: State Bridge Corners Shopping Center, 5950 State Bridge Road, Johns Creek (Home Depot & Target parking lots)
Cost: FREE