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Surprise Police Department Police Department
14250 W. Statler Plaza
Surprise, Arizona 85374
Office 623.222.4000
Fax 623.222.4008
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For Immediate Release November 26, 2014
CONTACT: Sergeant Mike Donovan
Public Information Officer

Surprise Police Collecting Toys and Gifts for Families

Surprise, AZ (November 26, 2014) The Surprise Police Department will be collecting new unwrapped toys for under privileged children this Christmas season. Police are hoping to collect enough toys to serve the many families who suffered unfortunate circumstances this year. Many of the families selected have been victimized by crime.

“Participating in this Christmas toy drive gives officers a chance to revisit some of the families they originally met under difficult circumstances,” says Surprise Police Sergeant Mike Donovan. “Many of the children selected for the toy drive have been traumatized or have had their parents financially devastated by crime. It’s extremely rewarding to see their smiles. It’s important that they know that the officers remember them and that they really do care.”

Toys will be collected until December 16. Drop-off locations for these new, unwrapped toys include:

• Surprise Police Department lobby; 14250 West Statler Plaza, Surprise
• Sun City Grand at the Sonoran and Chaparral Centers; 19753 N. Remington Dr., Surprise
• Sun City Grand at the Cimarron Center; 17100 W. Clearview Blvd., Surprise
• The Irish Wolfhound Restaurant & Pub; 16811 N. Litchfield Rd., Surprise
• Vista de la Montana Retirement Community; 18510 N Parkview Pl., Surprise
• Sun Health Colonnade Center; 19116 Colonnade Way, Surprise
• Sun Health Grandview Terrace; 14505 W Granite Valley Dr., Sun City West