Scenes From Safety Town At Mountain School

Los Alamos Police Ofc. James Keane guides a young cyclist during Tuesday morning’s Safety Town activities at Mountain Elementary School. More than 100 incoming kindergarten students are participating in the program, which runs through Friday. Safety Town is designed to teach participants safety in areas ranging from what to do in case of a fire to stranger danger. Watch for more photos and news from Safety Town later in the week. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

Los Alamos Police Department dispatchers Seth Martinez, left, and Mario Pratti show Safety Town participants what a 911 call sounds like from both the caller’s end and the dispatcher’s end. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

Young participants await their turn Tuesday to climb aboard a Los Alamos Fire Department ambulance during the Safety Town Program at Mountain Elementary School. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

LAPD Dispatcher Seth Martinez, left, explains when and how to call the 911 operator to Safety Town participants. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

Kindergarten teacher Chris Martinez helps a Safety Town participant trace his hands Tuesday morning during an activity. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

Safety Town participants check out the gear stored in the side of a Los Alamos Fire Department truck. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

A Safety Town participant checks out the inside of a LAFD ambulance. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

Los Alamos Public Schools Assistant Superintendent Jennifer Guy and Fire Capt. Tracey Stidham chat Tuesday morning during the LAFD visit to Safety Town at Mountain Elementary School. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

A young cyclist parks his bike at ‘Smith’s’ in Safety Town Tuesday morning. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

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