Date: January 21, 2003 "For Immediate Release"
To: News Media
From: Sheriff Lawrence W. Crow, Jr.
Media Contact:

Michal Shanley, 863 534-6631 or 819-0397 pager

PCSO Senior Crime Prevention Festival To Be Held Tonight

The Polk County Sheriff's Office Elder Services Unit is reaching out to Polk's seniors by hosting the PCSO Senior Crime Prevention Festival this Tuesday (Jan. 21, 2003).

At least 10 senior communities throughout Polk County are scheduled to participate in the event, which is designed to heighten crime prevention awareness among senior citizens.

The festival will feature ice cream socials, cook-outs, rallies and walks. PCSO Elder Services members will be visiting each participating neighborhood and encouraging support of law enforcement in the fight against crime, and offering crime prevention awareness tips.

For more information regarding the Senior Crime Prevention Festival, please contact the Polk County Sheriff's Office Community Services Section, Elder Services Unit, at 863-534-0980.

Distribution: Undersheriff, Division Commanders, Communications, News Media

A text only version of this release is also available.

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