Cape Girardeau Safe Communities is sponsoring a child car seat check event on Thursday, August 16, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This free event will be held at the Cape Girardeau Police Department Headquarters at 2530 Maria Louise Lane. The checks will be conducted by child passenger safety technicians who are training for certification. No appointment necessary. Come to the front desk at the Police Department Headquarters and ask for Rachel or Ashley. Be sure to bring your car seat manual and your vehicle manual with you if you have them. For questions or more information, call (573) 335-7908.