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Yelm joins 35th annual National Night Out, Tuesday, Aug. 7 –
Open to the public!


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– National Night Out Against Crime in the City of Yelm – August 7th
On Tuesday, August 7th, neighborhoods throughout the City of Yelm are encouraged to come together to join forces with thousands for communities nationwide for the 35th Annual National Night Out Against Crime Event, at the Yelm Community Center, from 5-8pm.


National Night Out is designed to:
(1) Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness;
(2) Generate support for, and participation 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.


– From the Yelm Police Dept.
National Night Out Against Crime at the Yelm Community Center August 7th!
“National Night Out is Tuesday, August 7th from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Yelm Community Center. There will be food and giveaways for the youngsters. In additional to several Yelm Police Officers present for you to talk to and visit with we will also have members from SE Thurston Fire/EMS, Thurston County Deputies and Washington State Patrol.

“We will also be filming a portion of our Yelm Police Department lip sync video which will include everyone at the event. Bring your friends and neighbors and be a part of a very special event.”
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– About National Night Out™
National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. National Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community. Furthermore, it provides a great opportunity to bring police and neighbors together under positive circumstances.

Millions of neighbors take part in National Night Out across thousands of communities from all fifty states, U.S. territories, Canadian cities, and military bases worldwide on the first Tuesday in August (Texas celebrates on the first Tuesday in October).
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Posted by Steve on August 7, 2018 at 12:03 am | Permalink

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