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PCSD giving away free backpacks during annual 'Badges and Backpacks' event

Posted at 3:11 PM, Jul 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-25 18:20:08-04

The Pima County Sheriff's Department is hosting 'Badges and Backpacks' on Saturday.

The event will take place at the Tucson Convention Center Exhibit Hall A on July 29 from 9 a.m. to Noon.

The annual event gives away backpacks with supplies to school-aged children K-12.

The backpacks are given away on a first come, first served basis and the child must be present. 

Parents will also have the opportunity to nominate their school for additional prizes.