Sheriff's office warns against underage drinking

Posted at 11:52 AM, Jul 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-01 20:55:13-04

The Livingston County Sheriff's Office reminds parents at graduation time of the dangers of underage drinking.

During this time of graduation celebrations and social gatherings, anyone wanting to provide confidential information involving crimes, such as providing alcohol to minors, can call the Sheriff's Office at 243-7100.

Tips can also be provided on the Sheriff's Office Website. Scroll down the toolbar on the left side of the Homepage to "Take Action." Then click on "Tip Line." You can remain anonymous. If you are willing to identify yourself, the information will remain confidential.

The Sheriff's Office also reminds parents that they cannot give alcohol or allow anyone under 21 to remain in their home or on their property while possessing or consuming alcohol. Parents are also encouraged to communicate with their children and to not be afraid to ask questions.