Generate support for and participation in local anti-crime efforts
Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police community partnerships
Send a message to criminals letting them know neighborhoods are organized
and fighting back
Each Neighborhood Watch group, Home Owners Association, Residential group association, business group or apartment community can take part in the NATIONAL NIGHT OUT celebration on Tuesday, October 2, 2018.
During the day of October 2, 2018, NATIONAL NIGHT OUT, can be demonstrated by the community in several ways: each homeowner will have the front porch light on, drive with their motor vehicle headlights on, and/or participate in a NATIONAL NIGHT OUT event in their neighborhood (community).
Midlothian Police Department will also be hosting a National Night Out Kick-Off event at Midlothian Community Park on September 29th from 5 to 8pm. This is a great event for businesses, churches, and neighbors to come and "Put the Unity in Community".
To participate in a NATIONAL NIGHT OUT event in your own neighborhood, business or apartment community you will need to register with the Midlothian Police Department Community Services Officer, Scott Hughes. The Midlothian Police Department will have planning meetings prior to the date of the NATIONAL NIGHT OUT event to assist with the planning and participation in your community.