KPD e-News Release: Upcoming K.P.D. Child Passenger Safety Seat Checkpoint

Kingsport Police Department

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

ThomasMPatton • 423-229-9433 (Desk) • 423-224-2786 (FAX)

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NEWS RELEASE
SUBJECT: Upcoming K.P.D. Child Passenger Safety Seat Checkpoint
DATE: April 30, 2014
GENERAL NARRATIVE
The Kingsport Police Department will be participating in an upcoming Child Passenger Safety Seat Checkpoint. This event will be held this coming Saturday, May 3, 2014, from 12:00 Noon until 3:00 PM, in the parking lot of Burlington Coat Factory, located at 1116 East Stone Drive in Kingsport.

Child Passenger Safety Seat Technicians from the Kingsport Police Department will be available to inspect and install child passenger safety seats and provide educational materials. Parents are encouraged to stop by to insure that their child’s car seat is properly installed.

Burlington Coat Factory is the primary sponsor and is hosting the event. There will be plenty of kid oriented entertainment including “Andy the Armadillo” from Texas Roadhouse, “Buffy the Buffalo” from Buffalo Wild Wings, and “Little Caesar” from Little Caesar’s Pizza. Race cars from Kingsport Speedway and wrestlers from NWA Wrestling will also be present at this event.

For additional information, please contact:

Doug Dickenson, Loss Prevention Associate

Burlington Coat Factory

423-480-5104

RELEASING OFFICER
Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit