August 2, 2016 Proclaimed National Night Out


The Elko County Board of Commissioners proclaimed Tuesday, August 2, 2016 as National Night Out and encourage citizens to champion and support this program that stresses the importance of crime and drug prevention programs and the significance of citizen participation. 

Event sponsors National Association of Town Watch, the Elko County Sheriff Department and the Elko Police Department are bringing this unique, nationwide crime, drug and violence prevention program to the area.  Get a chance to meet local emergency personnel, check out equipment and enjoy a grilled meal prepared by local law enforcement members. Everyone is invited to attend. 

Below Elko County Sheriff Jim Pitts accepts the proclamation of National Night Out 2016 from Elko County Commissioners.