Public safety is a top priority of law enforcement, and with the help of Amscot Financial, the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office is able to provide bicycle helmets to children in local communities.
Pinellas Deputies will be out at Amscot locations throughout the county this weekend providing children with free bicycle helmets.
Parents can brings their kids to one of the participating Amscot locations on Saturday, Oct. 19, between 9 a.m. and noon and a Pinellas County Sheriff’s Deputy will be on site to provide your child with a free helmet. The deputy will have the helmet properly fitted before leaving.
Two locations are in St. Petersburg - 3739 49th St. N. (Disston Plaza) and 2551 34th St. S. and 6596 Park Blvd. in Pinellas Park.
For more information, call Deputy Shawn Heffner or Deputy William Lawson of the Sheriff’s Office Community Policing Unit at 727-582-6200.