Join HPD and TPSO for National Night Out Against Crime Tuesday, Oct. 2
Wednesday September 12, 2018 01:35 pm - Posted By Items of Interest
The Houma Police Department (HPD) and The Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office (TPSO) present National Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday, October 2, 2018,for Terrebonne Parish residents.
National Night Out was originally started in 1984 in the suburbs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania by Matt Peskin. The event is a nationally-celebrated community event that encourages police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie while promoting neighborhood safety. Many neighborhoods participate by hosting block parties, BBQs, and festivals with safety demonstrations, seminars, youth events, visits from emergency personnel, and more.
The participating Neighborhood Watch groups for Terrebonne Parish are as listed (times vary by location):
Bonne Terre/Barataria Station
Westgate and Southdown West
To view all locations and times, see the attached flyer.
Go to the National Night Out website to read more on the history and learn how your neighborhood can become a part of National Night Out. To get in touch with your local representatives, contact Lt. Sidera Adams from HPD at 985-873-6371 or by email at email@example.com for inside city limits or Maj. Mike Dean from TPSO at 985-876-2500 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org for outside of city limits.