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    September 6, 2019

    National Night Out Events 2019

    NNO Kickoff Event

    Come join us Thursday, September 12, 2019, for the NATIONAL NIGHT OUT kickoff event.  This event will take place in the parking lot of Target, located at the corner of Briarcrest Drive and Earl Rudder Freeway, 3061 Wildflower Dr.  Activities will start at 4:00 p.m. and end at 7:00 p.m.

    The Bryan Police Department, College Station Police Department, Texas A&M University Police Department, Brazos County Sheriff’s Office and other Law Enforcement Agencies will be joined by local fire departments and other organizations at this annual kickoff event.  The kickoff is held in preparation for the actual NATIONAL NIGHT OUT event where we will provide citizens with an opportunity to sign up for their neighborhood block party.

    There will be plenty of fun and interesting activities at this family event:

    • All activities and food and drinks are Free to the general public
    • Vehicle displays from our local Police and Fire
    • Ka-boom with the Brazos Valley Bombers and bombers batting cages
    • Bounce Houses
    • Bryan Police Department’s SafetyPup
    • Amber Alert
    • Kona Ice
    • K9 Search and Rescue Group
    • BTU “Bucket truck rides”
    • Fingerprints and photographs for child identification

    Proclamation Signing

    There will be a proclamation signing for National Night Out on Monday, September 30th at 3 p.m. at the Brazos County Annex Building, 200 South Texas Ave. in Bryan.  The goal of the signing is to acknowledge the importance of National Night Out and encourage citizens to partner with law enforcement to fight crime.

    National Night Out Event

    The 2019 Annual National Night Out will be Tuesday, October 1, 2019.  All residents are encouraged to step outside on this evening, meet their neighbors and visit with local law enforcement officers, who will be stopping at neighborhood block parties throughout the evening upon request.  Block parties typically start after 5:00 pm and head into the evening hours.

    In Bryan
    If you are interested in organizing and hosting a ‘block party’ for your neighborhood in Bryan, please contact Sgt. Jason James with the Neighborhood Enforcement Team.  Sgt. James can be reached at 979-209-5539 or emailed at  Register your party online at  or go to and download a form.

    In College Station
    If you are interested in organizing and hosting a ‘block party’ for your neighborhood in College Station, please contact Sgt. Roy Shelton with the College Station Police Department.  Sgt. Shelton can be reached at 979-764-6234 or emailed at  The form to register your party can be found at  Click on NNO Block Party Form.

    In the county
    If you are interested in organizing and hosting a ‘block party’ for your neighborhood in the County, please contact Deputy Stephen Garon with the Brazos County Sheriff’s Department.  He can be reached at 979-361-4906 or emailed at

    On TAMU campus
    If you are a Texas A&M University student on campus, the University Police Department along with the Department of Residence Life will be hosting community gatherings at The Commons, and White Creek Community Center October 1, 2019, from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm.

    The goal of NATIONAL NIGHT OUT is to heighten awareness for crime and drug abuse prevention, to generate support for and participation in local anti-crime programs, strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships, and to send a message to criminals letting them know that neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.

    The safety of our community does not have borders. It is the goal of every law enforcement agency to protect the citizens that we serve. Be the eyes and ears of your police department. When you see suspicious activity contact the Texas A&M University Police Department at 979-845-2345; the College Station Police Department at 979-764-3600; or the Bryan Police Department or the Brazos County Sheriff’s Department at 979-361-3888. Together we can make a difference in our community.  Hear It – See It – Report It

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