Lancaster, TX - The 36th Annual National Night Out (NNO), a unique crime and drug prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW), has been scheduled for Tuesday, August 6, 2019.

National Night Out is designed to: heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; generate support for, and participation in, local anticrime programs; strengthen neighborhood spirit and police community partnerships; and to send a message to criminals letting them know that neighborhoods are organized.night out

This annual event has proven to be an effective, inexpensive and enjoyable program to promote neighborhood, police-community partnerships in our fight for a safer nation. 

The benefits your neighborhood will receive from National Night Out will most certainly extend well beyond the one night.  

If your organization is planning a Neighborhood National Night Out Celebration and would like a police officer visit, please fill out a special event application online at

Thank you for your support and efforts to improve our community.