IPC, Garrison receive National Night Out award

| January 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

A parade of super heroes escorted by real-life super heroes kicked off annual National Night Out events held at USAG-HI this past fall. The events recently received national recognition for its program that strengthens police-community partnerships. (Photo courtesy of Island Palm Communities)

 

Island Palm Communities
News Release
SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — Island Palm Communities, Lend Lease’s privatized housing community located at U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, was recently recognized as a National Night Out award winner in the Military category.

Received in partnership with the Garrison, IPC is one of four Lend Lease housing communities to have received an NNO award presented by the National Association of Town Watch.

Hundreds of families came out for IPC’s annual National Night Out events, which are part of a nationwide celebration geared toward heightening crime prevention awareness and strengthening the neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships. Demonstrations

McGruff the Crime Dog is a popular guest of National Night Out, helping spread community safety messages to event-goers. (Photo courtesy of Island Palm Communities)

and information were shared by several military and community agencies, including the Federal Fire Department, Military Police and K-9 Unit.

National Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement and provides a great opportunity to bring police and neighbors together under positive circumstances.

Millions of neighbors take part in National Night Out across thousands of communities from all 50 states, U.S. territories and military bases worldwide annually.

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