Police Stepping Up Plaza Enforcement On Halloween – October 18, 2012
City of Arcata
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
HALLOWEEN ON THE ARCATA PLAZA
Arcata Police Chief Tom Chapman said, “The destruction that occurred last Halloween cannot be tolerated. We will be actively enforcing all laws and have zero tolerance for any violations. The safety of the citizens and officers as well as the protection of property will be our top priority.”
In order to prevent graffiti vandalism, public urination, indecent exposure and the illegal climbing of the McKinley statue, the center of the Plaza will be cordoned off. Entry into the center area will be strictly prohibited. The consumption of alcohol and the possession of glass containers are prohibited and will result in citation or arrest. All laws will be strictly enforced.
The City of Arcata and Arcata Police Department wishes everyone a safe Halloween.