Photo/Story Gallery 2008

FHP Conveys Safety at Jacksonville Mall Event

Lt. Leeper, and Trooper Pechin take shots at the Chick-Fil-A cow at a local safety fair.Trooper Pechin and Auxiliary Troopers Ambers & Hassler provide safety information at the event.The Florida Highway Patrol and members of the Auxiliary participated in a safety fair hosted by the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Advisory Council at the Regency Square Mall in Jacksonville.

People attending the all-day event gathered safety education materials from booths set up inside the mall by a variety of safety organizations. Outside in the mall parking lot, the public was invited to attend a motorcycle & bicycle rodeo and a child safety seat check where free bike helmets, blood pressure checks, kid I.D. cards, child seats, and other items were made available.

Pictured: above left,  Lt. Bill Leeper, Troop G’s Public Affairs Officer, and Trooper Darryl Pechin take shots at the Chick-Fil-A cow at a local safety fair; and right, Trooper Darryl Pechin and Auxiliary Troopers Liz Ambers & Buzz Hassler provide safety information at the event.