ALEXANDRIA POLICE DEPARTMENT
MEDIA SERVICES UNIT
2003 MILL ROAD
ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA 22314-4658
SEPTEMBER 19, 2008 #08-040
12:30 P.M. HILDEBRANDT
Alexandria Police Debut SafeAssured ID at Family Fun Day
On Saturday, September 20, from 11:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M., the Alexandria Police Department will partner with the Center for Alexandria’s Children and the City of Alexandria to host Family Fun Day. The free event will take place at John Adams Elementary School, 5651 Rayburn Avenue.
During the event, the Alexandria Police Department will be providing digital information kits for children to parents through SafeAssured ID. This is the first time SafeAssured ID will be used by the Alexandria Police Department. The Police Department was able to acquire the equipment needed to implement the program with funds provided by the Alexandria Police Foundation.
SafeAssured ID is a proactive safety program designed to provide rapid emergency response and peace of mind to loved ones. Parents who choose to take advantage of the SafeAssured ID program will receive an encrypted mini-CD containing personal data, a full color photo SafeAssured Identification Card, a guidebook with prevention tips prepared in partnership with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, and a “Quick Tips and Help Guide”.