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SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

715 S. Calhoun St.  Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone 260-449-7535 Fax 260-449-7915

 

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

Safety Tips for Halloween Trick-or-treating

 

 

 

Enjoy Halloween by being aware and staying safe.  Please practice these safety tips:

 

·        Wear bright clothing

·        Have a flashlight

·        Watch for traffic

·        Have an adult with you

·        If you do not have an adult, stay in large groups

·        Have an adult check your candy before eating

·        Stay in well lit areas

·        Never enter a home of a stranger

·        MOST OF ALL HAVE FUN!

 

 

Allen County Sheriff Kenneth Fries recommends the hours of 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for Trick or Treat in the county, to coincide with the City of Fort Wayne.

 

 

 

 

 

CONTACT:   Corporal Jeremy Tinkel

                        Public Information Officer

                        Allen County Sheriff’s Department

                        260-449-7294 / 260-615-6715