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National Night Out is October 6, 2015


NNO ChiefThe Arlington Police Department invites you to participate in the 31st annual National Night Out (NNO) crime, drug, and violence prevention program sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW). The event will be held on the evening of Tuesday,

October 6, 2015 and is expected to involve hundreds of Arlington residents and millions across the country.

nno mayorThe purpose of National Night Out is to build strong partnerships between the police and communities and to promote crime awareness programs such as Neighborhood Community Watch groups. According to NATW, last year’s event was the largest ever that involved 37 million people in 15,000 communities from all 50 states, U.S. territories and military bases worldwide.

On October 6th, residents are encouraged to turn on their porch lights and gather with their neighbors to show unity against criminal nno mcgruffactivity. Registered communities may be visited by public service personnel such as those from police, fire, and emergency medical services.

The City of Arlington has participated in National Night Out for over 20 years. This past year, the City of Arlington ranked 5th among the largest cities in the nation. Without your help, NNO would not be possible. If you would like to help the City of Arlington take a proactive stance against crime and compete for another national award, please register for National Night Out in your community.


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2015 National Night Out Project365

Project365 Safety Fair is Saturday, September 12, 2015, click here for information!

For our Project365 program, we have chosen to partner with Safe Haven promote Domestic Violence Awareness in continuing efforts to support our community. Project365 is a program to extend the efforts of crime prevention, police-community partnership and neighborhood camaraderie beyond National Night Out. This yearlong program provides neighbors an opportunity to work together with the assistance of law enforcement to build a safer neighborhood. This year we are focusing on Domestic Violence Awareness. 

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Be Prepared 


Michelle Benjamin
Arlington Police Department
620 W. Division, Arlington, TX. 76011

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