Looking ahead: Tuesday evening, Aug. 7 is the 35th anniversary of National Night Out. Many cities have planned events that bring neighbors, families and friends together to participate in gatherings that raise awareness of the fight against crime and drugs, generate support for anti-crime efforts and strengthen neighborhood spirit and police/community partnerships. National Night Out sends a message to criminals that our neighborhoods are organized and fighting back. Learn how to make your neighborhood a safer place by checking your city’s website to see how National Night Out will be recognized and plan to participate in an informative and fun evening. Read