MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A group of South Florida children got a chance to shop until they dropped, ahead of the holiday season.

It was part of the annual “Shop with a cop” event, hosted by the City of Miami Police Department and Target.

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The event is meant to help lower-income kids in the community during the holiday season.

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Dozens of children received a $100 dollar gift card to buy anything they wanted.

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Officers helped the kids browse through the aisles and pick out their toys.