Deputies with children at Children's Depot.

The Jones County Sheriff's Department put smiles on many faces as they visited the children at the Children's Depot on Lower Myrick Road Wednesday morning.

Jones County Sheriff’s Department K9 Oblix and handler Deputy Derick Knight along with Deputy Austin Smith spoke to the children about K9 Oblix and his duties with the Jones County Sheriff's Department, according to officials.


Deputy Austin Smith showing children at Children's Depot how to activate blue lights and sirens in the patrol cruiser.

The children also got to view a JCSD patrol cruiser and turn on the blue lights and sirens.

The children were presented JCSD coloring books and colors and throughly enjoyed getting to meet K9 Oblix, Deputy Knight and Deputy Smith.