The Washoe County Sheriff's Office is offering free x-ray screening of candy collected by trick-or-treaters Thursday night.
Staff from Olympic Security Services, Inc. will screen candy at the x-ray station located inside the Court Street entrance until 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 31. The courthouse is located at 75 Court Street.
The x-ray machine will detect metal objects only. Parent who believe candy has been tampered with by other means should dispose of the candy immediately.
Officials also urge you to look through your children's candy and make sure it's still sealed.