ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- St. Louis City police officers took on the role of Santa Claus on Monday, passing out toys to families in need.
For the past 17 years, the annual "Bar Association Toy Drive" has donated gifts to the police department. Officers then pass out the toys to deserving families during the holiday season.
Click the video above to hear what officers had to say about the response from children and parents.