Police Department - Halloween Safety

The Plainsboro Township Police Department offers the following tips to insure a safe Halloween.

•    Plan costumes that are bright and reflective.
•    Secure emergency identification within Halloween attire.
•    Mask can limit eyesight, consider non-toxic and hypoallergenic makeup.
•    Purchase only flame resistant costumes, etc.
•    Think twice before using simulated knives, guns or swords.
•    Obtain flashlights with fresh batteries for all children and their escorts.
•    Do not use candles.
•    Plan and review with your children the route and behavior which is acceptable to you.
•    Though tampering is rare, a responsible adult should examine all treats.
•    Throw away any spoiled and unwrapped items.
•    Report all suspicious items to the police.