August 1st, National Night Out Against Crime

NYPD and city officials at more than 70 locations citywide on National Night Out Against Crime, Tuesday, August 1st.

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships to help make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. It seeks to strengthen the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement, fostering a true sense of community.

Participants enjoyed barbecue and bounce houses, face painting, food, and fun. Met leaders and personnel from your local precinct and interact with neighbors, community members, and local businesses with the common goal of partnership and safety.

There were games and activities for youth, and lots of information on ways to work with the NYPD and keep your neighborhood safe. Visit