Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office
Detention and Corrections Bureau
Support Services Division
Approximately 117 children are expected (Children of Sheriff’s Office members and Criminal Courts Complex employees will be participating in the event.)
The Sheriff’s Office is hosting a day long program (6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) of presentations and educational activities for the children of agency members and of employees of the Criminal Court Complex – as part of the annual “Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day.” Children ages 8 to 14 have been invited to participate. Sheriff Bob Gualtieri will make welcoming remarks at 12:15 p.m..
The event is set from 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 25, 2013.
The event will be held primarily at the Pinellas County Jail Complex (Mini II), located at 14400 49th Street North in Clearwater. There will also be “field” trips to the Sheriff’s Office Hangar at St. Pete – Clearwater Airport and to the Criminal Courts Complex at 14250 49th Street N. Clearwater.
“Take Your Daughters and Sons To Work Day” is an opportunity for children of members to be exposed to the various professional vocations at the Sheriff’s Office. Children ages 8 to 14 have been invited to participate.
Highlights of the day include:
Kids participation in a Mock Obstacle Course
Visit to the Criminal Courts Complex
Visit to the Sheriff’s Office Hangar where kids will get to see a display of Sheriff’s Office helicopters, planes, and Special Operations Vehicles
Crime Stoppers Presentation
Jail Tour and Corrections Response Team (CRT) Demo
Live Safe Presentation (Internet/Facebook and Texting Safety)
The media is invited to cover. For further information please call the Public Information Office at (727) 582-6221.