National Night Out will be held on Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 at Justice Park from 3:30pm-7:30pm. More details to come.
The photo to the left includes Charlie Aufenthie, State Farm Insurance; Blake McDaniel, Victoria McDaniel and Randy Wewetzer, Farmers Insurance. Not pictured is Chuck Fennell, American Family Insurance. Blake and Victoria were each handed a $50.00 check for Catching the burglar. The burglar was hidden between a rock and the Justice Park sign.
National Night Out is a unique crime/drug prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW). It takes place once a year usually in August. National Night Out Campaign involves citizens, law enforcement agencies, civic groups, businesses, neighborhood organizations and local officials from over 15,000 communities from all 50 states, U.S. territories, Canadian cities and military bases worldwide.
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT is designed to:
- Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness;
- Generate support for, and participation in, local anticrime programs;
- Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships; and
- Send a message to criminals leeting them know that neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.