'Mayor’s Night Out Against Crime' this week

'Mayor’s Night Out Against Crime' this week
Mayor Frank Jackson

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Cleveland residents are invited to take part in the 33rd annual "Mayor's Night Out Against Crime", Tuesday, August 2.

"Mayor's Night Out Against Crime" events will occur in each of the city's five police districts with the main event taking place at Humphrey Park, 207 East 161st St. from 5:00 – 8:30 p.m. in the Collinwood neighborhood.

Highlighting this year's event will be an exhibition baseball game played between Cleveland police officers and the Big F All-stars from the city's youth baseball league. Other activities include finger printing, face painting, free health screenings, refreshments and the Cleveland Museum of Art's mobile unit "Studio Go."

The "Mayor's Night Out Against Crime" is part of the National Night Out, a nationwide annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live.

Additional Neighborhood Event Locations:

1st District – McGowan Park, West 124th Street & McGowan Avenue (5:30 – 8:00 p.m.)

2nd District – Steelyard Commons, I-71/Jennings Freeway (5:00 – 9:00 p.m.)

3rd District – Arbor Park Village, 3750 Fleming Avenue (6:00 – 8:00 p.m.)

4th District – Life Skills (Parking lot), 12201 Larchmere Boulevard (5:30 – 8:30 p.m.)

4th District – Fullerton Block Club, East 65th Street & Fullerton Avenue (5:00 – 8:00 p.m.)

5th District – Humphrey Park, 207 East 161st Street (5:00 – 8:30 p.m.) *Main Event*

Mayor Frank G. Jackson says the event is an opportunity for Clevelanders to show they are All-In Against Crime and ready to join the fight to strengthen their communities.

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