The Holiday Task Force beings on Thanksgiving night.
(Editor's note: The following is a news release issued by Gwinnett County.) The Gwinnett County Police Department will activate its Holiday Task Force beginning Thanksgiving night and continuing every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through December 31. This initiative increases police presence at major retail outlets around the county. In addition, officers from the Crime Prevention Unit will be conducting vehicle safety checks during the holidays, encouraging shoppers to do their part to prevent property theft. As you are out shopping for gifts and traveling during the holidays, the Police Department wants to remind you to be safe with these helpful tips: