Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones
Photo: File Photo
Photo: File Photo

Butler County Sheriff hosting a Halloween fun event

Sheriff Richard Jones said the department’s annual Halloween event will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Halloweeen at the sheriff’s office, 705 Hanover St. in Hamilton.

Equipment from each division, including the bomb unit, dog wardens, K-9s, mounted patrol and SWAT, will be displayed and sheriff’s office will be on hand talking to visitors and explaining operations.

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Of course, there will be candy for the kids and drawings for giveaways. The event is free.

In addition, during the trick-or-treat house, extra patrols will be out in neighborhoods of registered sex offenders to assure a safe and happy Halloween. On Friday, there were 456 register sex offenders Butler County.

“This is a safe way for kids to go trick or treating and for the Sheriff’s Office to meet our great citizens of Butler County,” Jones said.

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