May 11, 2012

News Release

For Immediate Release

Battle of the Badges Saturday

The annual Battle of the Badges charity basketball game pitting the Springfield Police Department against the Greene County Sheriff's Office will be held on Saturday, May 12th, at Glendale HS.

The kid's zone opens at 4 pm which consists of fun for all ages; inflatable's, clowns, McGruff, police cars, face painting and much more.

The game begins at 6pm. Tickets are $5 but children five and under are free.

Event will include concessions, a raffle (chance to win one of three great prizes), a great halftime show and more.

All proceeds will go to Big Brothers and Big Sisters of the Ozarks.

Media Contact: Cpl Matt Brown (417)864-1786
Release authorized by: Sgt. David Meyer

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 • springfieldmo.gov/spd