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Northport Police launch program to teach kids gun safety

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Northport Police Department is launching their gun safety program for children Pre-K to 3rd grade this summer.

The goal of the program is to teach children what to do if they come in to contact with a gun.

It is a five day, 45 minute program, specifically designed to retain each age groups attention by using coloring pages, dancing, and an Eddie Eagle video.

On the last day, each child will be presented with a Certificate of Merit from Eddie Eagle for completing the Eddie Eagle GunSafe Program. They will also be given a Parents' Guide to Gun Safety to take home for their guardians.

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