Photo/Story Gallery 2006

School Places FHP First in Public Safety

Lt. Frith & Cpl. Wigfall with some students from Hagen Elem. School.Recently, Hagen Road Elementary School in Boynton Beach, Florida, held a Public Safety day. Students selected the Florida Highway Patrol to conduct the presentation.

Pictured left, Lt. Tim Frith & Cpl. Ray Wigfall pose with students from Hagen Elementary School.

Corporal Wigfall giving some students a closer view of one of the FHP vehicles on display.Lt. Vore showing some of the equipment the TRT uses in high risk situations.Demonstrations were performed by Troop L’s Occupant Protection Specialist Trooper Conya Bassett and Trooper Ray Fernandez.

Lieutenant Tim Frith provided information and tours about vehicles used by troopers to apprehend violators. Also, Tactical Response Team members, Lieutenant Richard Vore and Corporal Ray Wigfall, provided information about special equipment used during high risk situations.

The children and faculty found the program to be extremely interesting, educational, and informative.