California State Senator Joel Anderson (R-Alpine) will host an East County Public Safety Town Hall starting at 5:30 p.m., tonight, Thursday, Aug. 22, at West Hills High School, 8756 Mast Blvd. in Santee. Admission is free. San Diego County District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis will join Anderson and a panel of experts who will provide attendees with information about specific dangers for children and advice on how to combat these threats. Also attending will be representatives from several law enforcement agencies, including the California Highway Patrol, San Diego Sheriff’s Department, San Diego County Probation Department, El Cajon Police Department and La Mesa Police Department.