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"National Night Out"

On Tuesday, August 7, 2018, neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles County are being invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for our annual "National Night Out" crime and drug prevention event.

National Night Out, which is sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch, and co-sponsored locally by Best Buy, the city of Compton, and the Los Angeles County Sheriff's department, will involve more than 12,000 communities from 50 states, U.S. territories, Canadian cities and military bases around the world.

National Night Out is designed to: (1) Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; (2) Generate support for, and particiapation in, local anti-crime 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.

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