Shop with a Cop Holiday Event - Roseville, CA
Start time: 7 a.m. Saturday, December 9, 2017
Starting location: Roseville Police Activities League Gym, 110 Corporation Yard Rd, Roseville
It's our biggest Shop with a Cop event of the year! Nine law enforcement agencies that serve Placer County are taking about 80 deserving kids shopping for clothes and holiday gifts for themselves and their families. Members of the media are invited to join us for all or part of the morning.
Here's the schedule for Saturday morning:
7 a.m. Organizers and reps from nine law enforcement agencies arrive at RPAL (good time for pre-interviews)
7:30 a.m.: Parents drop off kids, and kids meet up with their law enforcement shopping escorts
8 a.m.: Briefing--organizer goes over instructions with all the shoppers and helpers
8:15 a.m. Shoppers get into all kinds of law enforcement vehicles, lights flashing and sirens wailing, for convoy to the north Roseville Target, 10451 Fairway Drive. (Route: Junction Blvd. to Foothills Blvd. to Blue Oaks Blvd. to Fairway Drive)
8:30 a.m.: Big group photo at Target
8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m.: Kids shop for clothing and gifts for themselves and their families
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Lunch for cops, kids and families at Centerpoint Community Church, 515 Sunrise Avenue. Target "elves" will wrap presents for kids at that location.
How are kids selected for Shop with a Cop? Parents, teachers, friends and law enforcement employees nominate kids. They're selected based on their financial need and their commitment to staying in school, fighting adversity and making good choices. The kids for this shopping trip have already been selected.
Participating agencies: Roseville Police Department, California Highway Patrol, California Alcoholic Beverage Control, California State Parks, Placer County Sheriff's Office, Placer County Probation, Auburn Police Department, Lincoln Police Department and the Rocklin Police Department
Sponsors: Target, Roseville Police Activities League, Centerpoint Community Church, NorCal Gun Vault, All Quality Graphics.
More information about Shop with a Cop: https://www.rosevillepal.org/shopwithacop
The Roseville Police Department takes kids from Roseville shopping every month throughout the year. The big December holiday trip includes kids nominated by all the participating law enforcement agencies.Visit Event Website for More Info