In an effort to maintain Halloween secure through the COVID- 19 pandemic, the Burbank Police Department is internet hosting a “Reverse Trick-or- Treat” pumpkin-coloring contest this yr, by which officers will deliver treats to youngsters beginning Saturday.
Burbank youngsters are inspired to print a Halloween pumpkin template, shade within the clean pumpkin, and tape it in a window that faces the road, so officers can see it once they drive by throughout patrol.
“If noticed, officers will depart behind a Halloween Trick-or-Treat bag stuffed with just a few surprises,” stated Sgt. Derek Green of the Burbank Police Department.
Officers will attempt to attain as many properties as doable, and residents are urged to publish pictures of their colored-in pumpkin and tag the Burbank Police Department in social media posts.
The division hopes bringing treats to youngsters will assist sluggish the unfold of COVID-19 by discouraging trick-or-treating.
The pumpkin template is offered to obtain and print here.