The City of Fairfield, Fairfield Police Department, and Fairfield Fire Department would like to invite your neighborhood to participate with many other neighborhoods across the country in celebration of National Night Out on Tuesday, August 1st, 2017 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
National Night Out is a crime prevention event that is sponsored nationally by the National Association of Town Watch and co-sponsored locally by the City of Fairfield, Fairfield Police Department, and Fairfield Fire Department.
Participating neighborhoods are asked to turn on outside lights, lock their doors, and spend the evening outside with neighbors and police. National Night Out Video.
This year marks the 34th anniversary of this event with over 38 million people across the country expected to participate. More than 68 Fairfield neighborhoods participated in 2016.
The City of Fairfield, Fairfield Police Department, and Fairfield Fire Department would like to visit each registered neighborhood throughout the night, so please register your neighborhood. Registration for your neighborhood is due on or before Monday, July 17th, 2017. To complete registration, please click here.
National Night Out is designed to:
- Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police/community partnerships.
- Heighten crime prevention awareness.
- Generate support for, and participation in, local anti-crime efforts, Neighborhood Watch, and the Crime Free Multi-Housing Program.
- Send a message to criminals that neighborhoods are organized and united.
Neighborhoods will be hosting a variety of events ranging from small potlucks and BBQ’s, to large block parties. Additional event ideas include: ice cream socials, disaster preparedness, games, contests, discussing neighborhood issues or setting neighborhood goals, food or clothing donations, plan a clean-up day, beautify a common area, discuss or plan a Neighborhood Watch Program. It’s up to you — be creative, have fun, and CELEBRATE YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD!