HAWAII COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT
TRAFFIC SERVICES SECTION
SERGEANT DEXTER VERIATO
APRIL 22, 2005
The Hawaii County Police Department’s Traffic Services Section and the Hawaii Isle Police Activities League are signing up teams for a 3-on-3 basketball tournament to be played in East Hawaii.
The HI-PAL “Click It or Ticket” 3-on-3 East Hawaii Basketball Tournament is scheduled for May 20-22, 2005, at Papaikou Gymnasium.
Entries are being accepted in the following divisions: 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, High School (coed), 10 & Under Girls, 12 & Under Girls, 14 & Under Girls and High School Girls. The age-cut off is December 31, 2005.
“The goal of the tournament is to educate our parents and youth on our seat belt lawsÓ, said Sergeant Dexter Veriato, head of the Traffic Services Section. ÒClick It or TicketÓ is a national educational and enforcement campaign to increase seat belt usage and decrease traffic fatalities and injuries.
Interested teams should call Veriato at 961-2305.
Because of limited space available, teams will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. The deadline for entry is May 11, 2005. Teams must complete a registration packet to enter the tournament. Packets are available at the Traffic Services Section or can be obtained by contacting Veriato.
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