Gang resistance training marked with National Night Out event

Conway, SC - CONWAY, SC (WMBF) - Training geared towards resisting gang violence will be highlighted with a National Night Out celebration on Aug. 3, according to officials with the Conway Police Department.

Conway Police will honor those successfully completing the Grand Resistance Education and Training Program with a ceremony on Aug. 3 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Conway Middle School.

Following the ceremony, the Conway Police Department will host a national Night Out celebration from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The free event has been designed to allow police officers and the public to discuss issues in a number of communities.

A light supper, according to organizers, will be served until 7 p.m. with free entertainment. The public is invited to attend.

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