Jefferson County Sheriff John P. Burns last week thanked all who supported the Dec. 8 Shop with a Cop program for children.
You didnt just help a child in need at Christmas, he said in a statement; you touched a childs heart with memories that will last a lifetime.
He listed sponsors as P.J. Simao with Ives Hill Country Club; Walmart Supercenter, outer Arsenal Street; Sams Club; Watertown PBA; Waite Toyota; Dionne-Rumble Auxiliary Post 7227; Bernardos Pizzeria; Coca-Cola of Watertown; Marks Graphics; Party Rentals; Newzjunky; and AVL Signs & Graphic.
Participating agencies were police departments in Adams, Alexandria Bay, Carthage, Fort Drum, Watertown and West Carthage; the Black River/St. Lawrence Valley Police Academy recruits; Fort Drum military police; Jefferson County Emergency Management, Probation and Sheriffs departments; Life- Net; the state Department of Environmental Conservation; state troopers, and the Watertown Fire Department.