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U.S. Airmen assigned to the 20th Fighter Wing stand for roll call before trick-or-treating at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017.

U.S. Airmen assigned to the 20th Fighter Wing stand for roll call before trick-or-treating at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017. The Airmen, led by the 20th Security Forces Squadron, volunteered to be in a Pumpkin Patrol, conducting safety and surveillance operations to provide a safe environment for activities Halloween night. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)

A base resident places candy in a child’s bucket during trick-or-treating at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017.

A base resident places candy in a child’s bucket during trick-or-treating at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017. Team Shaw families celebrated Halloween by dressing in costumes and collecting candy from residents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Emanuel Castro, 20th Logistics Readiness Squadron individual protective equipment apprentice and Pumpkin Patrol volunteer, directs traffic at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017.

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Emanuel Castro, 20th Logistics Readiness Squadron individual protective equipment apprentice and Pumpkin Patrol volunteer, directs traffic at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017. Approximately 50 Pumpkin Patrol volunteers monitored base housing and directed traffic for four hours to provide a safe environment for trick-or-treating families. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Sean Sweeney, 20th Fighter Wing Public Affairs broadcast journalist journeyman, passes out candy to children at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017.

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Sean Sweeney, 20th Fighter Wing Public Affairs broadcast journalist journeyman, passes out candy to children at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017. Sweeney gave out candy to more than 400 Team Shaw children celebrating Halloween by trick-or-treating on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)

A Team Shaw child plays with a toy while trick-or-treating at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017.

A Team Shaw child plays with a toy while trick-or-treating at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017. For Halloween, base residents distributed candy to children as well as non-food items for individuals with allergies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Kevin Weaver, 9th Air Force chief of standardization evaluation, greets trick-or-treaters while holding his son at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017.

U.S. Air Force Maj. Kevin Weaver, 9th Air Force chief of standardization evaluation, greets trick-or-treaters while holding his son at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017. Team Shaw members from on and off base gathered in base housing to trick-or-treat for Halloween as Pumpkin Patrol volunteers directed traffic to ensure families navigated the housing area safely. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)

Kim Haith, base resident, poses for a photo with her children at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017.

Kim Haith, base resident, poses for a photo with her children at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017. Haith and many other base residents decorated their homes in celebration of Halloween. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)

SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. -- U.S. Airmen assigned to the 20th Fighter Wing, led by the 20th Security Forces Squadron, volunteered to be in a Pumpkin Patrol, conducting safety and surveillance operations to provide a safe environment for activities Halloween night at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 2017. Approximately 50 Pumpkin Patrol volunteers monitored base housing and directed traffic for four hours as Team Shaw members from on and off base gathered to trick-or-treat. (U.S. Air Force photos by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)