Cobb Police host National Night Out on Aug. 3
The Cobb County Police Department will host a National Night Out celebration from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 3 at Jim R. Miller Park, 2245 Callaway Road, Marietta. This annual event will feature food trucks, live music and a variety of entertainment. Community members are invited to spend this evening getting to know one another “in a relaxed and celebratory environment” with staff from Cobb Police, Cobb Sheriff’s Office, Cobb Fire and Emergency Services, Cobb 911 and Cobb Emergency Management Agency, according to a Cobb County statement. National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and camaraderie to make neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live, the statement added. “National Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community,” according to the National Night Out website at natw.org.