WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) - Citizens and members of the police department are coming together Tuesday night for National Night Out.
The annual campaign is aimed at strengthening police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make neighborhoods safe.
Neighborhoods will host block parties, festivals, parades, cookouts and more with safety demonstrations, seminars, and youth events.
In Wichita Falls, the National Night Out will begin Tuesday evening and officers with the Wichita Falls Police Department will come be a part of each neighborhoods' event.
If you would like an officer with the Wichita Falls Police Department to come take part on your neighborhood's National Night Out you can call Sgt. Harold McClure at (940) 720-5016.
The Wichita County Sheriff's Office is hosting its own National Night Out from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m at the Kamay Community Center on SH 258.
There will be free hot dogs, chips, and drinks for people to enjoy. There will also be vehicle displays, games for children and other fun activities.