- Associated Press - Saturday, June 20, 2015

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) - Children caught by Sioux City police wearing protective helmets while on their bicycles will be issued tickets - for free ice cream.

The Sioux City Journal reports (https://bit.ly/1IqBlb2 ) that police and volunteers will be handing out the Dairy Queen coupons for free cones as part of the “Gotta Brain, Get a Helmet” program. The program is intended to encourage and reward children for wearing bike helmets.

Volunteers are needed to help police as they scan Sioux City’s bike trails for children wearing helmets. The department has 10 mountain bikes for volunteers to use.


Information from: Sioux City Journal, https://www.siouxcityjournal.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More

Click to Hide