Brookhaven, GA, July 29, 2017 — The Post Reports — The Brookhaven Police Department is again paring up with Sandy Springs, Dunwoody and Johns Creek Police Departments to celebrate the 34th Annual National Night Out on Tuesday, August 1. National Night Out (NNO) is an annual event and a time for residents to join in a united effort to promote crime and drug prevention, as well as to identify with their local law enforcement officials.
“NNO is a great way to improve community relations by bringing everyone together,” said Brookhaven Officer Carlos Niño. “In one event, we all can show unity and solidarity, with local law enforcement agencies, businesses, and citizens.”
Entertainment will be provided as well as food and kid-friendly activities, including fire trucks from Sandy Springs and DeKalb County. The event will take place at Dunwoody’s Perimeter Mall at 4400 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Atlanta from 6 to 9 p.m.
For more information, contact the Brookhaven Police Department’s Officer Carlos Niño at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In Chamblee, in recognition of NNO a children’s (ages 14 and younger) celebration will be held on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, from 6pm-9pm. Neighborhoods host block parties, festivals, parades, cookouts and various other community events with safety demonstrations, seminars, youth events, visits from emergency personnel, exhibits and much, much more.
“The goal of National Night Out is to create a safe and healthy community, and to forge partnerships between our police officers and our residents,” said Chamblee Police Chief Donny Williams. “Millions of neighbors across the world take place in this partnership, and I’m so glad Chamblee can be a part of this movement to make the world a better place.”
Chamblee Police Officers will be visiting numerous neighborhoods participating in NNO. Please contact Officer Poythress at email@example.com or 470.395.2441 to be added to the list.
Doraville invites residents of the City and surrounding communities to come get “up close and personal” with local law enforcement and emergency responders at the annual National Night Out Against Crime celebration planned for Tuesday, August 1, from 4-8 p.m. at the Buford Highway Farmers Market Plaza, 5600 Buford Highway. The event is hosted by the Doraville Police Department.
“National Night Out is meant to help make Doraville and the surrounding communities safer, more caring places to live,” says Doraville Mayor Donna Pittman. “It is a great way to break bread and break the ice with our local emergency response teams and law enforcement officers, building relationships between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community.”
The multi-faceted event will feature equipment used to keep local communities safe including displays of police cars, a fire truck, ambulance, a police helicopter, firefighting equipment and more. Informational booths will offer educational material on law enforcement and public safety agencies such as DEA Atlanta, DEA Atlanta Clandestine Lab Truck, DEA Atlanta Air Wing, US Attorney’s Office and the Georgia State Patrol Criminal Interdiction Unit. Also on hand will be representatives from Georgia State Patrol Nighthawks DUI Team, DeKalb District Attorney’s Office, DeKalb Solicitors Office, DeKalb County Fire and American Medical Response.
Participating in all of the activities can work up an appetite, so food trucks will be on hand including Kona Ice, Brooke Lynn’s Own Sticks & Cones, Chick-Fil-A and Yummy’s Funnel Cakes. A bouncy house and other activities will be featured for the younger crowd.