National Night Out In NYC (VIDEO)

Last night, nearly 38 million people participated in National Night Out festivities in more than 16,000 locations across the country—enhancing engagement and building trust between community members and their local law enforcement agencies. In New York City, NYPD commands in every borough hosted block parties, barbeques, and neighborhood celebrations that promoted partnership and brought cops and the people they serve together on common ground. NYPDNews was there to cover events in Brooklyn, Staten Island, and northern Manhattan.