The spot is marked by a sign, and markings on the ground.
The purpose of the safe zone is to have a place where people can sell their item to a stranger, or to transfer children from the custody of 1 parent to another, without fear of intimidation or physical danger.
The area is under 24-hour video surveillance. If an officer is available, you can request that they stand by while the transaction is taking place.
For non-emergency calls, you can reach the Huntsville Police Department at 936-435-8001.
Be sure to thank the Huntsville Police Department for meeting this need in our community.