Tuesday, August 2, 2016

SMCSO Announces National Night Out Participating Communities

This evening, Tuesday, August 2, 2016, from 6 pm-8 pm, neighborhoods throughout St. Mary’s County are invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the 33rd Annual National Night Out crime and drug prevention event. National Night Out is sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW) and will involve over 11,000 communities from all 50 states, US 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 our neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.

Below is a listing of participating communities in St. Mary’s County. If you do not see your community listed and would like to sign up your community or obtain more information for next year, contact Corporal Angela Delozier at Angela.Delozier@stmarysmd.com.

Participating Communities:
St. Joseph’s Community Center – Mechanicsville
Spring Valley Apartments – Lexington Park
Woodland Acres – California
Cherry Cove – Lexington Park
Country Lakes – Mechanicsville
Leonard’s Freehold – Leonardtown
Lexington Village – Lexington Park
Golden Beach/Patuxent Knolls – Mechanicsville
South Hampton – Lexington Park
Persimmon Hill – Mechanicsville
Valley Drive Estates – Lexington Park
Greenbrier Community – Lexington Park
Bay Ridge Estates – Lexington Park
Wicomico Shores – Chaptico
Colony Square – Lexington Park
Lexwood Community – Lexington Park
7th District Fire Department – Bushwood
Wildewood – California

Connect with the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office through social media tonight @firstsheriff and by using the hashtag #NNO2016.