Help take a bite out of crime Tuesday night

August 1, 2010 1:35:00 AM



On Tuesday, the Columbus Police Department will be sponsoring our Annual National Night Out on Crime Block Parties. The events will be held at the following locations: East Columbus Gym, Charles Brown, Sims Scott Park, Sandfield Community Center and Avenue A and B at the Housing Authority. This year we have the MUW Campus also joining our endeavors. They will be adding to our celebration with activities behind the old Demonstration School. These events show the community''s concern for its safety and quality of life in our city.  


It is also a time to reflect on our goals and objectives in terms of serving our community. The Columbus Police Department first published its goals and objectives after they were approved by City Council on Nov. 17, 2009. Over the past six months these are many of the items that were accomplished to help the Columbus Police Department became a more effective agency and meet our goals and objectives: