On October 31st, children will be dressing up in
their favorite costumes to go trick or treating! Please read the following
information and help keep our children safe during this holiday! Have a SAFE and FUN Halloween!
should trick-or-treat during daylight hours.
should never be allowed to go out alone on Halloween.
should never eat any treats until they have been examined.
should be cut and closely examined before eating.
children that they should never enter strangers’ homes.
children into your home.
should never accept rides from strangers.
should never take shortcuts through backyards or alleys.
Set a specific
time limit for your children to be out on Halloween.
homemade treats only to children you know.
children not to stray from their group.
adult should escort children while trick-or-treating.
should carry flashlights.
leave your home unattended on Halloween night.
inside your home, or other safe place on Halloween night.
should walk, not run, during their trick-or-treat activities.
know what route their children will be taking.
should be made of light-colored, fireproof material.
should wear proper fitting costumes and shoes.
Props such as
swords should be made of pliable material.
replica firearms should never be used.
not be worn if they impair vision.
Wigs should be
fireproof and should not restrict vision.
should always use sidewalks, not the street, for walking.
look in all directions before crossing the street.