GPD officers starting fundraiser for first-ever Santa Cops

Granbury Police Department officers are being allowed to grow full beards for the first time ever to help promote their fundraising activities for Santa Cops, which will raise money to buy Christmas gifts for children in the community, according to Sgt. Cris Brichetto. The GPD aims to raise at least $5,000 to provide gifts to the 55 children they are serving this year. Donations can be given to any officer. For more information go online ( or (