Jefferson County Sheriff John Wallace, bottom, and his daughter, Kelsi, shop with Fisher Southerland, 6, during the annual Christmas with a Cop event Monday night. Officers from the Sheriff's Department, Madison Police, Hanover Police and Indiana State Police helped to make Christmas brighter for 45 local children. Dallas Cooper, top, shares a laugh with Santa and an elf. The children were treated to a pizza party and a visit with Santa before heading to Walmart to do some shopping.

(Staff photos by Renee Bruck/