Photo courtesy EPCSO
The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office (EPCSO) hosted its 9th annual National Night Out on Tuesday, August 6th of this year, now organizers are being recognized for their event.
On Monday afternoon EPCSO officials announced that the National Association of Town Watch awarded the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office 13th place in Category 1, which is the award category for cities/areas with a population of 300,000 +.
“On behalf of Sheriff Wiles, we want to recognize and thank the Community Service Section for their hard work and commitment to the Sheriff’s Office,” EPCSO officials shared via a news release.
Following the event, a post-project report was submitted to the National Night Out Award Committee at National Night Out headquarters in Wynnewood, PA.
The post-project report was over 100 pages that included: a project narrative, organizational structure, agenda, sampling of printed material, photos, and video from the day of the event. Proofs of weather conditions, community attendances, and media coverage were also included as part of the report.
“National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods a safer, better place to live. Together, we are making that happen,” EPCSO officials added.
In 2019, citizens, law enforcement agencies, community groups, businesses, youth organizations, and local, state, and federal officials from over 16,000 thousand communities from all 50 states, U.S territories, and military bases worldwide joined forces to celebrate National Night Out.
View the National Night Out photo album by clicking on this link.