National Night Out

National Night Out 2013

America's Night Out Against Crime 

August 5, 2014

Last year, millions of people across thousands of communities participated in events to help make communities safe and raise awareness about anti-crime programs.

National Night Out is designed to:

  • Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness
  • Generate support for, and participation in, local anti-crime programs
  • Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships
  • Send a message to criminals letting them know that neighborhoods are organized and fighting backNational Night Out 2013 - Firefighters 

Along with the traditional display of outdoor lights and front porch vigils, National Night Out is also celebrated with:

  • Block parties
  • Cookouts
  • Visits from Police and Fire
  • Parades and exhibits
  • Flashlight walks
  • Contests
  • Youth programs


Organize a National Night Out Event in Your Neighborhood

Contact Kelle Landavazo at 503-618-2567 or Kelle.Landavazo@GreshamOregon.gov to register your event and receive National Night Out materials.

 

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