Kids Learn Safety Skills Thanks to Upton PD

Sgt. Vass and Off. Poxon with some of the radKIDS participants - photo  courtesy of Upton PD Last week approximately 30 children between the ages of 5 and 10 participated in the radKIDS program, a comprehensive safety program. The program focused on providing all children with the choices and practical skills they need to escape violence and/or harm including abduction, bullying, abuse, or sexual assault, by replacing fear and confusion with confidence, knowledge, skills, and … [Read more...]

Registration open for Radkids Child Safety Program

Michael Lupachino kneeing Officer Poxon during the 2013 radKIDs program The Upton Police Department will be holding a radKIDS course August 24th through August 28th. RadKIDS is a personal safety course that will teach children to recognize, avoid, resist and if necessary, escape violence. The class will be held in two groups, from 8:30am-10:30am for children between the ages of 5-7 and 11am-1pm for children between the ages of 8-10. Parent’s are encouraged to join the class with their … [Read more...]

Registration open for Radkids Child Safety Program sponsored by the Upton Police Department

Michael Lupachino kneeing Officer Poxon during the 2013 radKIDs program The Upton Police Department will offer a Radkids Child Safety Program August 18th - August 22nd at Memorial School. The classes are scheduled Monday thru Friday, 8:30-10:30AM for 5-7 year olds and 11:00-1:00PM for 8-10 year olds. There is no fee for the class - parents can sign up by calling Upton Police Headquarters (508)529-3200 or by emailing one of our instructors - Sgt. Lisa Vass (lisa.vass@uptonpolice.org) or Officer … [Read more...]