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Queen Anne's Co. Sheriff's Office Rewarding Kid's Good Behavior

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QUEEN ANNE'S CO., Md. - A local Sheriff's Department is planning on rewarding kids this summer, with a cool treat. The Queen Anne's County Sheriff's Office says starting June 13th, they will be handing out Slurpee coupons to kids caught in the act of doing good.

The Sheriff's Office says they have partnered with 7-Eleven for it's Operation Chill Program, which rewards positive behavior with a treat. Deputies who see kids doing things like helping another person, deterring crime, or participating in a positive activity in the community, could all be rewarded with a coupon.

"The coupons are great for deputies who are on patrol in the community. It's an icebreaker, a way to encourage dialogue in a non-threatening, non-law enforcement situation" Sheriff Gary Hofmann said about the program.

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