LAPD and City Officials Offer Halloween Safety Tips Event Includes Children’s Costume Parade

October 30, 2012

A news conference to emphasize Halloween safety tips for children and their families.  Event will include a parade of elementary school children in Halloween costumes and a cautionary display of traditionally wrapped candy and how it would look if laced with marijuana.

Wednesday, October 31, 2012
8:30 a.m.

Roscoe Elementary School
10765 Strathern Street
Sun Valley 91352

Los Angeles Councilmember Paul Krekorian, Council District 2
LAPD Commander Jim Cansler, Assistant Commanding Officer, Operations-Valley Bureau
LAPD Captain Jeffrey Bert, Commanding Officer, Valley Traffic Division
Burbank Police Department Captain Denis Cremins
LAUSD District 6 Board Member Nury Martinez
LAUSD Police Department Chief Steven Zipperman
Operations Safe Moves Coordinator Pat Hines
Automobile Association of America Representative Jeffrey Spring

To provide important safety tips to children and their families. Halloween is an exciting night of the year and a special treat for young children, but it’s also a time to be vigilant for potential safety hazards.  Parents and motorists need to be especially cautious and alert during Halloween to ensure the safety of all pedestrians.

For additional information, both English- and Spanish-speaking media should contact event coordinator Detective William Bustos at 818-644-8021 or 213-841-9060.