• National Night Out events in central Florida


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    Altamonte Springs:

    From 7:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m. on August 6th, residents in neighborhoods throughout
    Altamonte Springs and across the nation are asked to lock their doors, turn on outside
    lights, and spend the evening outside with neighbors and police. Many neighborhoods
    throughout Altamonte Springs will be hosting a variety of special events such as block
    parties, cookouts, parades, flashlight walks, contests, youth activities and anti-crime
    The following neighborhoods in Altamonte Springs are participating:
    Barclay Woods
    Brantley Estates
    Brantley Terrace
    Capistrano Condominiums
    Charter Pointe Apartments
    Crescent Place Condominiums



    The event will be held at the Waterfront Park located at 100 3rd St, Clermont, FL 34711, from 4pm - 9pm, rain or shine.

    In support of this cause, children of our community ages 6-17 were asked to participate in an essay writing contest. Three Kindles will be awarded to the top essay in each age group. The deadline for submissions is August 1, 2013.  While at the event you can also support local charities by bringing a non-perishable food item for a local food bank, an item for the South Lake Animal Shelter or gently used shoes for a children's charity.

    More information can be found on the Clermont Police Department's facebook page at:  www.facebook.com/ClermontPD or www.facebook.com/NationalNightOutClermontFlorida


    Holly Hill:

    The Holly Hill Police Department will host an Open House at police headquarters on Tuesday, August 6, 2013, between 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm as part of the 30th Anniversary of National Night Out.   

    The Open House will held at the Holly Hill Police Department, 1065 Ridgewood Avenue, and will include static displays of law enforcement and emergency management equipment and group tours of Holly Hill's historic police facility and City Hall.  

    Holly Hill Police Chief Mark Barker and his officers will be on hand to answer questions and provide resource information on crime prevention and safety programs.

    During the Open House, visitors will be treated to a free Hot Dog cookout, and local businesses will feature displays and door prizes throughout the evening. 


    Orange County:
    In addition to the neighborhood events, the Crime Prevention Unit is sponsoring a "Preventing Crime Theme Party" contest which will allow each neighborhood watch organization to compete for the best and most creative event plan. Each winner receives recognition from the Orange County Sheriff's Office and a visit from the Sheriff, Sector Commander, and/or other staff personnel.

    The event begins at 4:00 P.M.  Below is the complete list of participating communities.

    Alexandria Place
    731 Alexandria Place, Apopka, FL 32712

    Rose Pointe/Rosetta Villas
    5632 Mariwood Drive, Orlando, FL 32810
    ***Sheriff Jerry L. Demings will be present at this location from about 7:00 PM- 7:45 PM***

    Biltmore Shores
    4250 Shorecrest Drive, Orlando, FL 32804

    Emerald Villas Apartments
    5450 Cholla Way, Orlando, FL 32808
    ***Sheriff Jerry L. Demings will be present at this location from about 6:00 PM- 6:45 PM***

    Lee Road Safe Neighborhood
    900 Lee Road, Orlando, FL 32810

    People of Lockhart Neighborhood Association
    5495 Clarcona Ocoee Road, Orlando, FL 32810
    ***Sheriff Jerry L. Demings will be present at this location from about 8:00 PM- 8:30 PM.***

    Neighborhood Watch of Clarcona Resort
    3000 Clarcona Road, Apopka, FL 32703

    Apopka Communities
    4456 West 13th Street, Apopka, FL 32703

    River of Life Church
    4300 Clarcona Ocoee Road, Orlando, FL 32810

    Quail Ridge Subdivision
    5400 block of Blue Tick Drive, Orlando, FL 32810

    Lake Shore Village
    4127 North Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL 32804

    Round Lake Road
    6800 block of Round Lake Road/Meadowland Drive, Mt. Dora, FL 32757

    Willow Creek Subdivision
    6860 Moorehen Circle, Orlando, FL 32810

    Avalon Park
    3651 Avalon Park East Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32828
    ***Sheriff Jerry L. Demings will be present at this location from about 4:30 PM- 5:15 PM.***

    Eagles Glen
    10616 Satinwood Drive, Orlando, FL 32825

    Lake Jean HOA
    2934 Lake Jean Drive, Orlando, FL 32817

    Little Lake Barton Shores
    801 North Solandra Drive, Orlando, FL 32807

    Woodside Village
    8800 block of Butternut Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32817

    Winter Park Estates
    2641 Carvell Court, Winter Park, FL 32792

    20425 Mansfield Street, Orlando, FL 32833

    Cypress Bend
    2800 block of Cribble Court, Orlando, FL 32825

    Moss Park Landings
    11032 Taeda Drive, Orlando, FL 32832

    Orlo Vista & Hope Circle Communities
    1 North Powers Drive, Orlando, FL 32825
    Park West HOA
    200 block of Jemond Court, Orlando, FL 32835

    Bay Lakes
    8030 Calabria Court, Orlando, FL 32836

    3412 Furlong Way, Gotha, FL 34734

    Pine Hills Community Council/Robinswood
    6408 North Jennings Avenue, Orlando, FL 32818

    Lake Florence Connection
    1607 Addie Avenue, Orlando, FL 32818

    Buena Vista Woods Subdivision
    8401 Buena Vista Woods Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32836

    Independence Community
    14213 Pleach Street, Winter Garden, FL 34787

    Banana Bay
    13500 block of Banana Bay Drive, Winter Garden, FL 34787

    Cypress Landing HOA
    Common Area Park near 3949 Winding Lake Road, Orlando, FL 32835

    Laurel Hills Villas
    Community Room 7010 Balboa Drive, Orlando, FL 32835

    Lake Conway Woods
    4372 Tidewater Drive, Orlando, FL 32812

    Lake La Grange/Glass Gardens
    2350 East Michigan Street, Orlando, FL 32806

    Hunter's Creek
    Osprey Park, 5100 Town Center Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32837

    Daetwyler Shores
    2914 Trentwood Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32812

    South Pointe Subdivision
    Across from 5310 Arpana Drive, Orlando, FL 32839

    Plaza Las Fuentes Condos
    700 Ridenhour Circle, Orlando, FL 32809

    Wyndham Lakes Estates
    14502 Wyndham Lakes Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32824

    Conway Landings
    5100 block of Codington Street, Orlando, FL 32812

    Lake Ridge Village
    10630 Larissa Street, Orlando, FL 32821

    Vista Del Lago
    14465 Vista Del Lago Boulevard, Winter Garden, FL 34787

    Somerset Neighborhood
    11425 Sandy Hill Drive, Orlando, FL 32821


    Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer will join with Orlando residents to participate in the 30th Annual National Night Out on Tuesday, August 6th, 2013, along with Orlando City Commissioners, the Orlando Police Department and the Orlando Fire Department.

    Mayor Dyer will lead a caravan along with Orlando Police Chief Paul Rooney, Orlando Fire Chief John Miller and the City of Orlando's Neighborhood Watch staff to present awards to the three neighborhood watch parties selected as the first, second and third place winners in the National Night Out theme contest.  This year's National Night Out theme is "Lights on mean lights out for crime!" and the winners include:

        First place:  Washington Shores Neighborhood
        Second place:  Clear Lake Cove Neighborhood
        Third place:  Carver Shores Neighborhood

    The City of Orlando ranked third in the country for our National Night Out efforts last year and has placed in the top winning categories for the last 18 years in a row.

    Tuesday, August 6, 2013
    Schedule for visits to the winning neighborhood block parties is as follows:

    Washington Shores Neighborhood
    5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Washington Shores Presbyterian Church - 3600 Rogers Drive

    Carver Shores Neighborhood
    6:15 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
    Poppy Park - 5344 Lescot Lane

    Clear Lake Cove Neighborhood
    7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    2444 Monte Carlo Trail


    Port Orange:
    The Port Orange Police Department will be hosting its 8th annual "National Night Out Against Crime" Block Party on Tuesday August 6, 2013 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Port Orange City Center Complex.

    Join your friends, neighbors and members of the Port Orange Police Department on Tuesday August 6th at the National Night Out Against Crime Block Party. Displays and presentations by the Port Orange Police Department's traffic division, marine unit, Volunteers in Police Services and the Port Orange Police Explorers. There will be games, art displays and food vendors on hand. Additionally, children's "bounce house" and a dunk tank will be available. Crown Shredding will be on site and the Raydon Corporation will be attending with a simulator. Kieser University's Criminal Justice Program will be providing fingerprinting. If you should need further details about this annual National Night Out block party, please contact crime prevention Officer Serena Besuden at (386) 506-5822 or email sbesuden@port-orange.org.


    Volusia County:

    Here’s a listing of events that the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office will be participating in tonight:


    Deltona City Hall, 2345 Providence Blvd.

    5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.


    DeBary Town Hall, 12 Colomba Road.

    6 p.m.-9 p.m.

    Ormond Beach

    Nova Community Center, 440 N. Nova Road

    6 p.m.-9 p.m.

    Port Orange

    City Center Complex, 1000 City Center Circle

    6 p.m.-8 p.m.

    South Daytona

    Sunshine Mall parking lot, 2400 S. Ridgewood Ave.

    6 p.m.-8 p.m.

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