The New Castle County Police Citizen Advisory Councils are proud to announce their participation in the 27th Annual National Night Out. This event, sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch, will be held Tuesday, Aug. 3.


    The New Castle County Police Citizen Advisory Councils are proud to announce their participation in the 27th Annual National Night Out. This event, sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch, will be held Tuesday, Aug. 3, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Delcastle Parkland on McKennas Church Road, Wilmington and Woodshaven Kruse Park on Darley Road, Claymont. Last year, 36 million people participated nationwide.
    National Night Out aims to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness. generate support for and participation in local anti-crime programs, strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships, and send a message to potential criminals that neighborhoods are united and organized against crime.
The events are free and refreshments will be served.
    The New Castle County Police, along with the valued volunteerism of the New Castle Police Advisory Councils and Crime Prevention Area Watch, are organizing a widespread celebration for this event. For more information, call Senior Sgt. Claudine Malone at 302-395-8050 or email mailto:cmalone@nccde.org.