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Partnership provides free car seats


Caitlin Sievers

Sidney Chief of Police BJ Wilkinson (left) and Officer Curtis Hofrock (right) partner with Lori Borchert of the local Salvation Army to provide free car and booster seats to area children.

Local youngsters can travel safely thanks to the Salvation Army and the Sidney Police Department.

For the past 12 years, these two organizations have partnered to provide car seats and booster seats to those who can't afford them.

"It's just part of our ongoing project to provide car seats to families who may not otherwise have access to new or proper car seats for their kids," said Sidney's Chief of Police BJ Wilkinson.

The Sidney Police physically provide the seats to the families while the local Salvation Army donates the funding. Lori Borchert, Sidney Salvation Army special project...

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