Nevada County Sheriff’s deputies share Christmas spirit |

Nevada County Sheriff’s deputies share Christmas spirit

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Lucas Liller, son of Deputy Andrew Liller, is in his second year as "junior deputy" helper in picking out the coolest gifts.
Photo courtesy NCDSA |

On Sunday morning, members of the Nevada County Deputy Sheriff’s Association participated in the third annual Giving Tree event in partnership with Nevada County Child Protective Services.

Deputies, along with a couple of Junior Deputies who came along to help out, received gift tag requests from local children and families in need from CPS and shopped away.

The association donates $1,500 toward the project every year. It is provided with 15 different tags from the tree by CPS employees; the tags indicate gift wishes for kids from 1-16 years old. Each tag is given a $100 budget to fulfill the wishes of the children and families.

After the shopping spree, all of the gifts were then stuffed into a patrol car and delivered to CPS, where they will be passed out to their new homes.

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