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Sheriff Pitts at the 2016 Special Olympic Summer Games in Reno, NV

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT


 National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that is celebrated nationwide. The Sheriff's Office  hosts this event the first Tuesday of each August. The campaign promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make neighborhoods a safer, better place to live. National Night Out is designed to:

  • Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness
  • Generate support for local anti-crime efforts
  • Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships
  • Send a message to criminals letting them know neighborhoods are organized and fighting back


UPCOMING EVENT

COMMUNITY EVENTS

SHOP WITH A COP


Annually, in the month of December, the Sheriff, Deputies and civilian employees will join other members of law enforcement for "Shop With a Cop."  The objective of Shop with a Cop is to make this an opportunity for children who are from low income families to experience a positive one-on-one experience with law enforcement officers.  We include children from all walks of life. 


Each child has a gift certificate to shop with.  A Police Officer will accompanying the child.   



COPS AND BURGERS


Cops and Burgers is a yearly event the Sheriff's Office, along with other law enforcement officers, host to support the Nevada Special Olympics. The Sheriff's Office encourages the public to come down and let the Deputies serve you  hamburgers, hot dogs or chorizos.. This even it typically held in the month of July.