National Night Out brings community, law enforcement together

TEEN CERT members and South Lane County Fire & Rescue paramedics at the Creswell National Night Out event. CHRISTOPHER PALANUK/THE CRESWELL CHRONCLE

Creswell held its first National Night Out event on Tuesday, Aug. 7, as a way to strengthen law enforcement and community relationships.
The event, which took place 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Harry Holt Park, is part of national campaign in its 35th year. The mission is to, ”Promote police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live . . .