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Police host National Night Out events in Las Vegas

Posted at 4:46 PM, Sep 29, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-29 19:46:37-04

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is hosting multiple National Night Out events throughout the valley on Oct. 3.

The event began years ago with residents leaving their porch lights on and grew into a national show of neighborhood unity. Officials say the event is designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness, generate support for local anti-crime programs, and provide an event for community members to learn how to protect their neighborhoods.

National Night Out events will be held at the following locations:

Bolden Area Command
Doolittle Community Center
1950 J Street
6-8 p.m.

Convention Center Area Command
Harbor Island Apartments
370 East Harmon Avenue
4-6 p.m.

Downtown Area Command
Fremont Street between 7th and 9th streets
Special guest appearance Sheriff Joe Lombardo
6-9 p.m.

Enterprise Area Command
7975 Blue Diamond Road
Guest speaker Commissioner Lawrence Weekly
5-8 p.m.

Northeast Area Command
Walnut Recreation Park
3075 Walnut Road
Guest speakers: Council Members Stavros Anthony and Michele Fiore, Commissioner Larry Brown
4-8 p.m.

Northwest Area Command
Mountain Crest Park (Near Large Pavilion Playground)
4701 North Durango Drive
5:30-7:30 p.m.

South Central Area Command
Town Square Las Vegas
6605 South Las Vegas Boulevard
4-8 p.m.

Spring Valley Area Command
Downtown Summerlin 
Park Centre Drive
5-8 p.m.

Residents in Southeast Area Command should contact the station to find an event near their neighborhood.