The 34th Annual National Night Out will occur on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. National Night Out is a crime and drug prevention event that is sponsored nationally by the National Association of Town Watch and co-sponsored locally by the San José Police Department. Over 38 million people across the country are expected to participate this year.
National Night Out is designed to:
(1) Heighten crime and drug awareness
(2) Generate support for, and participation in, local anti-crime efforts
(3) Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police/community partnerships
(4) Send a message to criminals letting them know neighborhoods are organized and fighting back