Police will issue ice cream tickets for children using helmets

July 09, 2019 06:17 AM

Police will be busy handing out tickets this summer in parts of the Capital Region, but the tickets are for free ice cream.    

Saratoga, Schenectady, Fulton, and Hamilton counties are teaming up with State Senator Jim Tedisco's Office to pass out tickets for free ice cream to kids spotted biking, skateboarding and rollerblading while wearing a helmet.  

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It’s part of a program to reward children who remember to wear their helmets.


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