Preschoolers learn about police

School News | 10/19/2016 |

 Chief Doug Bergstrom explains the variety of gear stored in the back of his police car at the Dragon’s Wagon Preschool presentation Monday, Oct. 10. —Johnson Publications photo
Chief Doug Bergstrom explains the variety of gear stored in the back of his police car at the Dragon’s Wagon Preschool presentation Monday, Oct. 10. —Johnson Publications photo

“We do more than just arrest people,” Sgt. Mark Werts reassured students at Dragon’s Wagon Preschool Monday, Oct. 10. Werts and Holyoke Police Chief Doug Bergstrom made the educational visit to discuss seat belt safety and the role of police officers in the community before giving tours of their police cars.

During their visit, the police officers also talked to the children about when to call 911, Halloween safety and the importance of bicycle helmets.

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