Johnstown Independent

Officer Phil Program to be held at Oregon Elementary

The Officer Phil Safety Program will present its 2013-2014 programs to Oregon Elementary School at 9 a.m. and 9:45 a.m. Friday, Sept. 13.

Presented with the involvement of the Johnstown Police Department, the program teaches children about stranger danger, the negative effects of bullying, fire safety, internet safety and respect for authority figures and encourages positive behavior such as honesty, friendship, being a buddy not a bully, civic responsibility and knowing what to do in an emergency.

The program includes an introduction of the Johnstown Police Officers in attendance, magic tricks, games and Officer Phil's pal, Lucky Duck.

For more information about the Officer Phil Program, visit