Compton’s "National Night Out"

  • When: Tuesday, August 6, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Where: 1621 S. Alameda St., Compton
  • Cost: Free
  • Age limit: All ages
  • Categories: Community

Neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles are invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the “30th Annual National Night Out” crime and drug prevention event. National Night Out will involve more than 12,000 communities from all 50 states, U.S. territories, Canadian cities and military bases around the world.

National Night Out is designed to: Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; Generate support for, and participation in, local anti-crime efforts; Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships; and; Send a message to criminals letting them know neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.

For more information, contact Deputy Birkbeck at (310) 605-6542.