A PROGRAM OF THE NATIONAL SHOOTING SPORTS FOUNDATION

Project ChildSafe Receives Tremendous Support From Law Enforcement Partners

"Young people do not have enough life experience to realize how one poor decision to handle a firearm can cause irrevocable damage to their own lives, to families and entire communities. The men and women of the New York State Police applaud Project ChildSafe for its proactive efforts to prevent these senseless, needless tragedies." 
Superintendent Wayne E Bennettof the New York State Police

“Parents, grandparents, and other childcare providers have expressed sincere appreciation for the free gun lock safety kits, and your organization’s efforts to increase awareness regarding the need to practice safe and responsible firearm ownership and storage. I would like to personally thank you for allowing the California Highway Patrol the opportunity to participate in Project ChildSafe, and the spreading of this very important public safety message.”
Chief Arthur Anderson of the California Highway Patrol

“Project ChildSafe is by far one of the best programs I have ever been associated with in my career in Law Enforcement. It is my hope that by getting involved in Project ChildSafe and getting the community involved and by getting gun locks out to them; maybe we can make a difference in someone’s life.” 
Police Chief Randall P. Poirier of South Wayne PD, WI

“I wholeheartedly endorse Project ChildSafe. This project targets exactly the areas that need to be targeted – putting gun locks in the hands of gun owners!”
Sheriff Fred Newman of Washington County, VA

"Approximately 1.2 million elementary-aged children nationwide return from school to an unsupervised home with a firearm. The importance of firearm safety is clear."
Sheriff Joseph W. Oxley of Monmouth County, NJ

“For a small community the turnout for this project was exceptional. We had many parents and concerned citizens involved. Project ChildSafe was a complete success.”
Police Chief Les Harsh of Linn Creek PD, MO

“This is an outstanding way to assist the police department in helping make our community a safer place to live, work and visit.
Officer Terry Walker of Lakewood PD, CO

“Thank you so much for contributing to the safety and welfare of our citizens.”
Police Chief Vern Banta of Merrill PD, OR

“We are pleased to have partnered with Project ChildSafe; we strongly believe that educating gun owners about safe firearms practices in combination with using gun locking devices will help prevent accidental injuries and deaths.”
Police Chief Louis Corsi of Albany County PD, NY

“It is a good program that was long overdue. In being proactive with this type of program, hopefully it will save lives. Thank you.” 
Assistant Police Chief Jim Kohler of Boerne PD, TX

“Your dedication to keeping children safe in our community is something to be proud of. Thank you for your commitment to the Carver County Sheriff’s Office.”
Sheriff Byron Olson of Carver County, MN

“We were very successful in distributing the gunlocks we were provided by you to local residents that have small children. On behalf of those parents and this department we thank you.”
Police Chief William P. Landry of the Gonzales PD, LA

“I am encouraging citizens who own firearms to stop by your local department and pick up a gun lock. These gun locks can prevent an accidental discharge, which may mean the difference between life and death.”
Superintendent Col. Howard J Hill Jr. of the West Virginia State Police

“I am very thankful for the program (Project ChildSafe) which has been a great success here in Hines, Oregon. The value of a life that most certainly has or will be saved because of these locks is a worth all the effort.”
Police Chief Shawn Essex of Hines PD, OR

“The California State Sheriffs’ Association (CSSA) is pleased to inform of its support of your Project ChildSafe. CSSA appreciates the efforts of this program to promote and provide education on safe firearms handling and storage practices among firearm owners.”
President/Sheriff Brice Mix of Modoc County, CA

“Our children’s safety is of great concern to all of us. Your program is outstanding and appreciated by many.”
Undersheriff Robert Muter of Mackinac County, MI

“It is my opinion that these locks will go a long way in ensuring the safety of our children and I commend and thank you for your efforts."
Sheriff Oliver “Glenn” Boyer of Jefferson County, MO

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