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Beale celebrates safe Halloween

Tech Sgt. Latha Caillouette, dressed as Mr. Incredible, and his wife Tech. Sgt. Reagen Caillouette, 9th Civil Engineer Squadron, participate October 31, 2011, in the Zombie Run at Candy Cane Park at Beale Air Force Base, Calif. in celebration of Halloween. Each participant carried water balloons to douse zombies during the run, which was a first ever for Beale. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shawn Nickel/Released)

Tech Sgt. Latha Caillouette, dressed as Mr. Incredible, and his wife Tech. Sgt. Reagen Caillouette, 9th Civil Engineer Squadron, participate October 31, 2011, in the Zombie Run at Candy Cane Park at Beale Air Force Base, Calif. in celebration of Halloween. Each participant carried water balloons to douse zombies during the run, which was a first ever for Beale. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shawn Nickel/Released)

Bryan Hacker, left, dodges zombie Senior Airman Alisha Wyche of the 9th Forces Support Squadron, center, during the Zombie Run on October 31, 2011, at Candy Cane Park on Beale Air Force Base, Calif. More than 80 Airmen participated in the run , which was a first ever for Beale. (U.S. Air Force photo by Mr. Robert Scott/Released)

Bryan Hacker, left, dodges zombie Senior Airman Alisha Wyche of the 9th Forces Support Squadron, center, during the Zombie Run on October 31, 2011, at Candy Cane Park on Beale Air Force Base, Calif. More than 80 Airmen participated in the run , which was a first ever for Beale. (U.S. Air Force photo by Mr. Robert Scott/Released)

A group of kids show off their costumes while trick or treating through base offices, during a Halloween parade at Beale AFB, Oct. 31, 2011. The Community Activity Center held the parade as an opportunity for kids to dress up and go trick- or- treating. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Samantha Krolikowski/ Released)

A group of children show off their costumes while trick or treating through base offices, during a Halloween parade at Beale AFB, Oct. 31, 2011. The Community Activity Center held the parade as an opportunity for children to dress up and go trick- or- treating. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Samantha Krolikowski/ Released)

Parents take their kids on a Halloween parade at Beale AFB, organized by the Community Activity Center, Oct. 31, 2011. The Halloween parade was a free trick- or- treat activity for kids in several offices around main base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Samantha Krolikowski/ Released)

Parents take their kids on a Halloween parade at Beale AFB, organized by the Community Activity Center, Oct. 31, 2011. The Halloween parade was a free trick- or- treat activity for kids in several offices around main base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Samantha Krolikowski/ Released)

Parents take their kids around Beale Air Force Base during a Halloween parade, which stopped at several main base offices, Oct., 31, 2011. The Community Activity Center designed the activity in order for Beale kids to dress up and receive candy on Halloween. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Samantha Krolikowski/ Released)

Parents take their kids around Beale Air Force Base during a Halloween parade, which stopped at several main base offices, Oct., 31, 2011. The Community Activity Center designed the activity in order for Beale kids to dress up and receive candy on Halloween. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Samantha Krolikowski/ Released)

BEALE AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., -- Team Beale celebrated another safe Halloween this year with several events headed by the 9th Force Support Squadron Oct. 31.

Three main events celebrating the spooky holiday were the annual parade for children around main base, Trunk or Treat in base housing and the Zombie Run at Candy Cane Park.

More than 80 participants carried water balloons to douse zombies during the run, which was a first ever for Beale. Runners sprinted through volunteers dressed as zombies as they tried to keep from being caught.

"How can you not have fun dressed up during a fun holiday like Halloween when you are incorporating fitness and something new," said Tech. Sgt. Reagen Caillouette, 9th Civil Engineer Squadron NCO in charge of planning, who was Wonder Woman for the race.

The 9th Security Forces Squadron helped to make Trunk or Treat a success by keeping traffic at bay while Beale's youth went from car to car trick-or-treating rather than door-to-door.

"Since a majority of base housing is unpopulated and poorly lit it is difficult for parents and trick-or-treaters to know which houses to visit," said Laura Luttrell, 9th FSS community center director. "The Trunk or Treat event provided a safe, well lit trick or treat area for the children and families of Beale."

The 9th Reconnaissance Wing safety office said they didn't have reports of any injuries or safety issues in their record going back for several years and dedicates the flawless record to the efforts of the 9th FSS in cooperation with the 9th SFS.