Halloween in Elgin-10/31/12

From Chief Harold Brown-Elgin Police Department: I have received several inquires concerning Halloween Trick or Treating, we are not changing the day it will be to a weekend night, Halloween will be as always on the 31st of October and we do request that everyone try to finish up with the children by 9 p.m. as the next day is a work/school day for everyone. We will have extra Officers out to help keep everyone safe. The Blaney Fire Department will be dishing out treats from 6 pm to 8 pm so stop … [Read more...]

Halloween Night Trick-or-Treating 2011

A message from Elgin Police Chief Harold Brown With Halloween right around the corner, many children and parents are beginning to plan costumes, decorations, and activities. Parents and children also need to begin thinking about trick-or-treating. The Elgin Police Department will have additional patrol units doing added safety patrols Monday, October 31, 2011 until 9:00 p.m. We encourage parents with younger children to finish up their trick-or-treating by dark. Those individuals who decide to … [Read more...]