Local law enforcement agencies to host National Night Out

Local law enforcement agencies to host National Night Out

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Local law enforcement agencies will host the community building campaign National Night Out on August 1st, 2017.

The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office will host their 34th campaign from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Pawleys Island Community Church. There will be a jump castle, dunk tank, a deejay, games and food.

"I hope to see everyone at the National Night Out on August 1 for fun and fellowship," said Sheriff Lane Cribb. "Come out and show your support for the communities of Georgetown County."

The Horry County Sheriff's Office and Conway Police Department's National Night Out events will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Homewood Elementary School in Conway.

The Florence Police Department will celebrate at the following locations and times:

  • Target on David H. McLeod Boulevard at 4 p.m.
  • Northwest Park and Community Center located at 800 Clement St. at 6:30 p.m.
  • Church Hill Community Center located at 117-A June Lane at 6:30 p.m.
  • House of God Church (Greater Wilson Heights Community Group) located at 115 Wilson Road at 6:30 p.m.

There will be food, refreshments, games and activities for children.

The Florence County Sheriff's Office will hold its event at the Leatherman Senior Center located at Freedom Florence at 1515 Freedom Boulevard. Doors open at 4 p.m.

The Laurinburg Police Department will be at the Old Pope's Building Parking Lot in the Atkinson Street area from 6 to 8 p.m.

The goal of the event is to build relationships between law enforcement and the public to reduce crime. The National Night Out campaign is free and open to the public.

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