COLLEGE STATION The Texas A&M University Police Department received an All-Star Award from the National Association of Town Watch for its participation in National Night Out 2013. This is the fifth consecutive year the Texas A&M University Police Department has received this award.
The National Night Out All Star Awards are selected annually by National Association of Town Watch to honor individuals, organizations or programs for outstanding participation, leadership and/or assistance during the National Night Out campaign.
National Night Out is designed to heighten crime prevention awareness, generate community participation in crime prevention programs, strengthen police – community partnerships, and send a message to criminals that communities are organized and fighting back. Currently, National Night Out involves over 37.8 million people and 16,124 communities from all fifty states, U.S. Territories, Canadian cities, and military bases worldwide.