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La Crosse Police offering free firearm safety kits

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The La Crosse Police Department is partnering with the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) and the non-profit “Project ChildSafe” program to increase firearm awareness and safety.  Their goal is to promote safe firearm handling including storing firearms in a safe and secure place away from children.

The La Crosse Police Department and Wiebke Fur & Trading Company now have Project ChildSafe Safety Kits available for the public. The kits include a cable-style gun lock and a safety brochure.

To obtain a Project ChildSafe Safety Kit, free of charge, contact the La Crosse Police Department Professional Standards/Community Services Bureau at (608) 789-7240 or Wiebke Fur & Trading Company, 110 Rose Street in La Crosse, at (608) 784-4402.

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