Neighbors Celebrate National Night Out

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A sense of community while stressing safety–that’s the focus in Springfield Tuesday night during National Night Out. Springfield police and local neighborhood watch programs will be at six different parks throughout Springfield spreading the word about safety, crime and drug prevention and neighborhood watch. People can meet McGruff the Crime Dog, police … Continue reading »

Springfield Preps for National Night Out

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Get ready to celebrate National Night Out. Once again, the Springfield Police Department is inviting the community to get to know their neighbors and learn how to fight crime. National Night Out events are happening on Tuesday, Aug. 5 from 6-8 p.m. at Guy Lee, Willamalane, Meadow Park, Tyson Park, Volunteer and … Continue reading »

National Night Out Seeks Volunteers

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — National Night Out is on August 5, but Saturday volunteers with the Springfield Police Department were working to spread the word early. They set up several booths at the Springfield Summer Fair at Island Park for the National Night Out Kickoff event. Organizers say it’s all about developing relationships with your neighbors … Continue reading »

Springfield’s National Night Out

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Crime prevention was the focus in Tuesday night as officers worked to educate area youth. The City of Springfield hosted the 30th Annual National Night Out. Officers talked with kids about safety and neighborhood unity. They’re the lessons they say can go a long way towards a safe community and it’s a … Continue reading »

National Night Out Kickoff Event

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield Police Department and local neighborhood watch groups spent Sunday afternoon informing families of various community resources, teaching safety and providing fun activities for kids. It’s all to kick off National Night Out, which highlights partnerships between police and community members throughout the country. Springfield’s Island Park was filled with families … Continue reading »

Interview: National Night Out

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — National Night Out, the finale to Springfield SummerFair, will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Island Park on Sunday. The event is free to the public. The event takes place in cities across the U.S., promoting police and community partnerships. The events hope to better local crime and drug … Continue reading »

Springfield Hosts National Night Out

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Tuesday night is “National Night Out”, a nationwide event that is intended to promote police and community partnerships and neighborhood unity. Springfield is holding its own series of celebrations Tuesday that promise to be fun for the whole family. They’ll be giving out goodie bags for kids, door prizes for adults and … Continue reading »