Photo/Story Gallery 2009

FHP Helps McGruff Take a Bite Out of Crime®

Trooper Teressa Hill counsels students on staying safe.Lakeland, Florida – On January 28, 2009, Trooper Teressa Hill helped regional directors of the McGruff Crime Program at St. Anthony’s Catholic School.

The Take a Bite Out of Crime ® Program is designed to teach students about the potential dangers of interactions with strangers and how not to become a victim.

The program also emphasizes the importance of proper identification for kids, namely fingerprints and photographs, which are needed to help law enforcement find missing or abducted children.

Trooper Hill and McGruff Group photo with McGruff McGruff poses with a student