Law enforcement in SWLA to participate in National Night Out - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Law enforcement in SWLA to participate in National Night Out

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SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA (KPLC) - Various law enforcement agencies in Southwest Louisiana will participate in National Night Out, a national initiative to help communities fight crime and drug issues. All events are free and open to the public. For more information on nationwide efforts, visit http://natw.org/.

The Lake Charles Police Department will host the following activities on August 5:

North Lake Charles residents will meet at Jones Manor Community Building (1409 Saint Mary Drive) from 5-7 p.m.

South Lake Charles residents will meet at Glad Tidings Church (3400 Texas St., youth chapel) from 6-9 p.m. There will be vendors and guest speakers. Attendees are asked to bring a covered dish.

Drew Park residents will meet in the 300 and 400 blocks of Woodruff St. The area will be closed off from 5-9 p.m. to allow residents to meet and barbecue.

Golden Arms Apartments residents will meet at 1481 3rd St. from 5-7 p.m.

Sunlight Manor residents will meet at 1900 Winterhalter St. from 6-8 p.m.

Claire Gardens residents will meet at 3441 Broad St. from 6-8 p.m.

Rufus Mayfield Homes residents will be meet at 1900 Roscoe J. Moore St. from 6-8 p.m.


The Sulphur Police Department will host the following activities on August 5:

Sulphur residents are invited to the West Cal Arena, located at 2900 Ruth St., for a block party from 6-8 p.m, featuring lip.m.music by Zydecane, an antique car show and free food and drinks. The following agencies are set to attend: the Sulphur Police Department, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, the Louisiana State Police, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, the Sulphur Fire Department, the U.S. Coast Guard and the Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness.


The Lafayette Police Department, the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office and the Lafayette Fire Department will co-host the following activities on August 5:


Lafayette Parish residents are invited to the Girard Park Pavilion and the Martin Luther King Center from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for music, entertainment, fun jumps and food. There will be displays by the LFD, the LPSO, the Lafayette Police SWAT Team, Horse Patrol, Motorcycle Unit, Bicycle Patrol and the Police Command Bus.

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