Cops & Kids Day is designed to build relationships between law enforcement and the community. Agencies throughout the state attend this annual event, and cruisers, helicopters, motorcycles, tactical vehicles, and K-9s will be on display. Kids are also able to participate in arts and crafts, inflatable gyms, and other activities including the ever-popular "Dunk-a-Cop" tank. Local hospitals and safety organizations also attend the event and provide various child safety materials, promotional items, and other interactive exercises.
The first 2,000 children in attendance receive a gift, and admission and refreshments are FREE! This year's even is Sunday, September 15th (12 - 4 p.m.) at the Westerville Sports Complex.
NEW THIS YEAR: Text "CopsKids" to 888777 to get updates on road closure and event news. County Line Road will close between Vesper Way and Cleveland Avenue from approximately 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact Pierre La Rose at (614) 901-6893 for additional info.