One police department is giving tips on staying safe in the crowds this Friday. The day after Thanksgiving has hundreds of thousands of people headed to the stores for shopping deals.
For those who will venture out for the sales during Black Friday, the Oxford Police Department wants to remind everyone to stay safe and give a few tips. Executive Officer to the Chief Jake Durham says these tips could save a life.
Durham also says that this is the perfect time for criminals to be out and lurking. He suggests making sure you know who is around you and keeping your eyes open.