LPD registering children for Blue Santa program

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - With the Christmas holidays right around the corner, Santa Claus is trading in his traditional red suit for a blue one.

File photo: Blue Santa program

It’s all part of the Laredo Police Department Blue Santa Charity Program.

Every year the police department teams up with jolly old Saint Nick to provide hundreds of children in need with presidents to open on Christmas morning.

The police department will start registering children starting on Tuesday, November 13 to Friday, November 16th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Families who would like to register for the program can stop by the Laredo Police Department headquarters.

Parents must bring an ID to register and the program is only open to children 10 and under.

For more information, you can call 956-795-2900.