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Release Number: 13-002
- For Immediate Release:
- Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
- January 2, 2013
- Contact Person:
- Public Information Office : firstname.lastname@example.org
Seniors Crime Prevention & Safety Fair
Event to educate senior citizens on a variety of crime prevention and personal safety topics.
- January 4, 2013
- Time: 9:00 AM
- Northdale Recreation Center
- 15550 Spring Pine Drive
- Tampa, Florida
Seniors Crime Prevention & Safety Fair:
On Friday, January 4, 2013, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, Northdale OWLS and the Hillsborough County Parks & Recreation Department will host a Seniors Crime Prevention & Safety Fair. This event will be held at the Northdale Recreation Center located at 15550 Spring Pine Drive in Tampa and will run from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
This event is to help educate Senior Citizens on a variety of Crime Prevention and Personal Safety topics, which could be beneficial in helping to protect themselves from the numerous types of crimes and dangers that target the elderly. There will be a number of public speaking presentations on various topics, such as Personal Safety, Residential Security, Frauds & Scams, Fire Safety & Emergency Preparedness, and more. In addition, there will be displays, informational booths, business sponsors and vendor tables present.
The event is open to the public and attendance is free. There will be food & drinks provided, raffle prizes, and more! Operation Medicine Cabinet will also be on hand at the HCSO display table to impound any unwanted or expired medications for destruction.