Hosted by the Police Officers’ Association of Lodi, the annual Fill the BATT campaign collects donated toys to give to underprivileged children in Lodi for the holidays.

This year’s campaign begins on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., with the SWAT Team’s BATT armored vehicle parked at the Walmart lot located at 1600 Westgate Dr. From 2 to 4 p.m., the BATT will be located in the Lowe’s lot, located at 1389 S. Lower Sacramento Road.

The Lodi Police Department plans to schedule several additional times and locations to collect toys throughout the month of December
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