3 things to know for Halloween: Safety tips; sex offender locations; harmless trick ideas

Safety tips for trick-or-treating

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Strap in because we’ve got a special Halloween edition of the roundup this morning.

Be safe out there

Halloween is a fun holiday, but it can also be deadly. Make sure you are taking proper precautions before venturing out tonight. Here are some tips on how to stay safe.

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Find sex offenders

If you are worried about houses you may want to avoid while trick-or-treating, you can search for registered sex offenders who live in the area where your children will be walking.

The Butts County Sheriff’s Office is putting Halloween warning signs in the yards of registered sex offenders.
The Butts County Sheriff’s Office is putting Halloween warning signs in the yards of registered sex offenders. (Source: Butts County Sheriff's Office)

Harmless tricks

A little harmless prank never hurt anyone, right? Here are some ideas to pull on unsuspecting friends and family without making them too mad.

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Weather

Trick-or-treating should be nice tonight with pleasant weather and maybe a ghostly breeze or two.

Forecast clear for Halloween night

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