Laurel County, KY - Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Office Special Deputy Elizabeth Sparks will be offering a child safety awareness program for our community beginning this summer.The program would consist of two evening sessions with the first session being parents/guardians only. Several topics would be discussed including:
The second session, parents/guardians and children, would be brought together to encourage developing a good flow of communication between them, and also providing information for family programs and counseling services. The following would be discussed:
Sheriff Root stresses that it is our goal at the Laurel County Sheriff's office to make area families/children more aware of their surroundings, and to provide some preventative safety measures that can make our families and children safer. The classes will be conducted free of charge. More information will follow at a later date.