Halloween is almost here, but before your children head out to trick-or-treat, make sure you’re putting safety first, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.
Most importantly, know which houses your children should avoid. Find out if there are sexual offenders and predators living in your neighborhood by visiting the CPSO website at caddosheriff.org. Click on the sex offender registry button at the bottom of the page and use the mapping and address features to see where offenders live. Then register to receive future alerts when an offender moves into your neighborhood.
“The community notification tool provides you with the knowledge to protect yourself and your family,” Prator said. “If you are trick-or-treating in a friend’s neighborhood, register their address so you know which houses to avoid.”
To make sure your child has a safe Halloween:
For questions regarding this press release, please contact Cindy Chadwick at (318) 681-0666