Register your block parties for National Night Out

National Night Out, America’s night out against crime, is just around the corner. On this night, throughout the country, neighbors gather together to enhance police-community relations and strengthen neighborhood bonds.

Victoria is one of the many cities that participate each year through a variety of neighborhood and community activities.

This year, National Night Out 2019 is recognized on Tuesday, October 1 st .

Now is the time to start planning your National Night Out Block Parties. If you’ve had a party before, we want you back! If this is your first year to participate, we want to help!

Contact VPD Crime Prevention to register your party and get tips to make your event a success! The deadline to register your party with the Crime Prevention Unit is Wednesday, September 25 th by 12pm.

The Victoria Police Department would also like you to join us at our annual Community Safety Fair! This year, the safety fair will be held on Saturday September 21 st from 11am-3pm at the Victoria Community Center.

Come out and meet local first responders learn about community organizations and programs available in our area or just enjoy the entertainment.

Community oriented organization or business? Ask us how you can set up an information booth at the party! Please contact us as soon as possible, as slots fill up quickly.

For information on National Night Out and the safety fair, please contact the Victoria Police Department Crime Prevention Unit at 361-485-3808 or

The information in this article was sent in a press release from John Turner with the Victoria Police Department.