DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS-“TRUNK OR TREAT”-ODESSA POLICE DEPARTMENT AND ODESSA FIRE AND RESCUE

ODESSA, TEXAS/OCTOBER 31, 2017 – THE ODESSA POLICE DEPARTMENT AND ODESSA FIRE AND RESCUE CELEBRATED THEIR ANNUAL TRUNK OR TREAT FOR KIDS HALLOWEEN 2017.

PARENTS BROUGHT THEIR YOUNG CHILDREN TO GET CANDY AND TO SEE POLICE UNITS AND HARDWARE. THE LITTLE GOULS AND GOBLINS, ATTRACTED TO THE BIG AND BRIGHT RED FIRE TRUCKS GOT TO SEE INSIDE OF THESE MASSIVE VEHICLES.

THIS, YEARLY EVENT BRINGS THE COMMUNITY AND FIRST RESPONDERS TOGETHER FOR A HAPPY FUN TIME.

(CORPORAL STEVE LeSUEUR, PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER, ODESSA POLICE DEPARTMENT)

“TODAY, INTERACTION BETWEEN LITTLE KIDS AND ALSO POLICE AND FIRE. THEY CAN ALSO TAKE PICTURES WITH US…FIRST RESPONDERS AND THEY CAN ALSO LOOK AT THE SPECIALIZED UNITS. SO, A GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO MEET YOUR FIRST RESPONDERS.”

LOTS OF CANDY WAS AVAILABLE FOR THIS YEARS TRUNK OR TREAT. THE FIRST RESPONDERS ENJOYED HANDING OUT CANDY DURING THIS FAMILY FUN EVENT.

(YOLANDA MEDRANO, ASSISTANT FIRE MARSHALL – ODESSA FIRE AND RESCUE)

“WE PURCHASED QUITE A BIT OF CANDY. WE SHARE THAT EXPENSE WITH THE ODESSA POLICE DEPARTMENT. SO, IT’S OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. SO, IT KINDA’ FLUCTUATATES. SO, EVERY YEAR IS DIFFERENT.”

VISITORS TO TRUNK OR TREAT SAY THAT THIS IS A GREAT WAY TO ENTERACT WITH THE COMMUNITY AT LARGE AND FIRST RESPONDERS. PARENTS ENJOYED BRINGING THEIR CHILDREN TO A SAFE AND POSITIVE PLACE AND TO GET CANDY.

(JORGINA FIERRO, PARENT)

“I’D RATHER BRING HIM TO WHERE, SOMEWHERE I KNOW. I REALLY DON’T LIKE TAKING HIM ANYWHERE DUE TO THE FACT YOU REALLY DON’T KNOW THE CHAOS THAT’S GOING ON OUT THERE. I THINK IT’S SAFER TO JUST BRING HIM TO SOMEWHERE THAT’S KNOWN, AND SOMEWHERE THAT’S POSITIVE. SOME WHERE… HE CAN INTERACT WITH YOU KNOW, THE COMMUNITY. IT’S A WELL- KNOWN PLACE. SO, I FEEL IT’S A SAFER PLACE TO BRING ‘EM TO.”

THIS IS DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS.

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Author: Danny Barrera