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Palo Alto Police Department
Tuesday October 22nd, 2019 :: 10:34 a.m. PDT


Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween will be here soon, which means it's a good time to review some safety tips to ensure we have a safe and fun night! Here are a few for starters:

- Tell your kids they should never enter a stranger's home while trick-or-treating.
- Drivers should be extra careful when pulling into and out of driveways.
- Trick-or-treaters should cross the street at well-lit intersections, not from between parked cars.
- Parents should inspect all treats before allowing kids to eat them.

For ALL of our Halloween safety tips, head over to Most all of them are common sense things, but it never hurts to have some reminders. Trick or Treat!

Palo Alto Police Department
275 Forest Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94301

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 650-329-2406

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