East Providence Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association presents:

National Night Out

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

 

East Providence To Join Cities Nationwide For

"America's Night Out Against Crime"

 

On Tuesday, August 1, 2017, East Providence is joining thousands of communities nationwide for the "34th Annual National Night Out" crime and drug prevention event.  National Night Out, which is sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW), will involove over 16,000 communities from all 50 states.  In all, over 38 million people are expected to participate in "America's Night Out Against Crime". 

National Night Out is designed to:

  • Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness
  • Generate support for, and participation in, local anticrime efforts
  • Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships
  • Send a message to criminals letting them know that neighborhoods are organized and fighting back

 

This is a great opportunity for local businesses and organizations to come out as a community and get some exposure.  Hand out some free promotional items, candy, or do a simple craft with the kids.  This is a TOTALLY FREE events, so you cannot sell anything or collect money.

For more information on becoming involved in this 8th Annual event in East Providence, contact:

Scott Rose-President-EP Citizens Police Academy 401-459-5639

Sgt. Mark Norton 401-435-7600