TRICK OR TREAT
Jefferson will hold Trick or Treat on
Saturday October 29th, 2016 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm.
The following are some safety tips for
a safe Halloween.
Treat with a responsible adult or teen.
Trick or Treat in your own neighborhood, on
Trick or Treat safely by never entering a stranger's
house even if invited and never take a ride from a stranger.
Trick or Treat using sidewalks when possible.
Walk never run across yards and look both ways before crossing streets.
Costumes should be flame retardant (fire proof).
Use reflector patches or stripes. Costumes made
of light-colored material are more easily seen at night.
Use non-toxic make-up instead of masks for better
Wear comfortable shoes. Avoid big floppy shoes.
Carry-along props should be made of styrofoam or
cardboard with no sharp points.
Hats, wigs, or beards should be secure and out of eyes.
Trick-or-Treat bags should have handles to keep arms free.
Bags should be easy to carry and should not drag on the
Never eat treats from Trick-or-Treating until they are
examined by a parent.
Check wrappers of pre-packaged treats for signs of
tampering and throw away anything unwrapped.
If harmful items are found, notify your local law
The Jefferson Police Department would
like to see the children of our community have a safe and fun filled