Saturday afternoon, firefighters from Station 13 teamed up with Old Navy Loss Prevention and the Lloyd Center Mall for the first annual free community safety fair. The event was held outside of the Old Navy store and included safety and emergency agency informational displays, free child ID kits, giveaways, face painting, and safety handouts.
The community was invited to meet and shake hands with Portland police officers and firefighters, McGruff the Crime Dog, and members of the City of Portland Office of Neighborhood Involvement Crime Prevention, Portland Activities League, and Red Cross.
Throughout the afternoon, citizens stopped by to take pictures and discuss the many ways citizens and safety officials’ are working together to prevent crime.
Portland Fire & Rescue We Respond: Always Ready, Always There
June 11, 2010