City of Derby News Release
Celebrate National Night Out at Rock River Rapids
July 22, 2011
The City of Derby would like to invite residents to Rock River Rapids, 1900 E. James, on Monday, August 1 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. for its annual National Night Out Celebration.
National Night Out is a drug and crime prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch. Here in Derby, it’s a yearly reminder to residents to participate in a “going away party for neighborhood crime and drugs.”
This free event will include:
- Static displays by the Derby Police and Fire & Rescue Departments
- State Farm Insurance Bike Rodeo
- McConnell Air Force Base Security Police static display
- Free ice cream
If you are having a block party in your neighborhood on August 2 for the nationwide observance of National Night Out, please notify the Derby Police Department at least 48 hours in advance by calling 788-1557. The department will provide barricades to ensure safety. Police officers will also be available to speak to neighborhood groups.
If you have questions, call MPO Matt Liston at 788-1557.
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