Twenty-one children from East Peoria got to "shop with a cop" Dec. 17 at the Wal-Mart SuperCenter in East Peoria. The program, sponsored by the East Peoria Police Department, Wal-Mart and assistance from the East Peoria Fire Department, pairs underprivileged children with police and firefighters to shop for toys. Each child received $75 to spend. 


Twenty-one children from East Peoria got to "shop with a cop" Dec. 17 at the Wal-Mart SuperCenter in East Peoria. The program, sponsored by the East Peoria Police Department, Wal-Mart and assistance from the East Peoria Fire Department, pairs underprivileged children with police and firefighters to shop for toys. Each child received $75 to spend.