National Night Out Is Always the First Tuesday In August
TUESDAY AUGUST 2, 2016!
Originally known as Family Night Out, 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;
- Send a message to criminals that neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT: August 2nd
Foxborough To Join Cities Nationwide for America’s Night Out Against Crime and Drugs
On Tuesday, August 2nd, neighborhoods throughout Foxborough are being invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the “33rd Annual National Night Out” (NNO) crime and drug prevention event. National Night Out, which is sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW) and co-sponsored locally by The Foxborough Police and The Foxboro Jaycees will involve over 16,540 communities from all 50 states, US territories, Canadian cities and military bases around the world. In all, over 38.1 million people are expected to participate in “America’s Night Out Against Crime and Drugs”. NNO 2016 corporate sponsors are ADT, Nexdoor.com, Associa and FunFlicks.
National Night Out is designed to (1) Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; (2) Generate support for, and participation in, local anticrime efforts; (3) Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships; and (4) Send a message to criminals letting them know neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.
From 6 to 9pm on August 2nd, residents in neighborhoods throughout Foxborough and across the nation, are asked to lock their doors, turn on outside lights and spend an evening outside with neighbors and police.
On NNO, we invite everyone to join us in Giving Crime & Drugs A Going Away Party.”