National Night Out is Tuesday, August 3rd, 5-9pm
North Aurora, IL – On Tuesday, August 3rd, neighborhoods throughout North Aurora are will join communities across the nation for National Night Out (NNO) a crime and drug prevention event, which is sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW) and co-sponsored locally by the North Aurora Police Department.
The focus of our local National Night Out is on bringing neighborhoods together, having fun, and being united against crime and disorder. Many neighborhoods throughout North Aurora will be hosting a variety of events such as block parties, cookouts, and other gatherings. There will be visits from police, including McGruff the Crime Dog, and the fire department. We’ll be showing off our vehicles, taking pictures, and interacting with the residents and kids.
“After all of the challenges of the pandemic over the last year or so, we are excited to get back to community policing, and continue building relationships with our residents again,” said Chief of Police David Fisher.
From 5 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, August 3rd, residents in neighborhoods throughout North Aurora and across the nation are asked to lock their doors, turn on outside lights and spend the evening outside with neighbors and police.
Registration is free and gives public safety officials the opportunity to attend your event as time and call volume allow. Members of the police and fire departments will visit as many registered events as possible.
Please register by July 30th at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/YZ28DCG so that we can attend your event. For more information, please contact Crime Prevention Officer Robyn Stecklein at (630) 897-8705, ext. 716 or firstname.lastname@example.org.