Night Out

Night Out is a national event promoted in Seattle by Seattle Police Department Crime Prevention. It is designed to heighten crime prevention awareness, increase neighborhood support in anti-crime efforts, and unite our communities.  Night Out is traditionally held the first Tuesday night in August.

How do I participate?

Step 1: Check the 'Night Out Participation Map' below to see if your block or a nearby block is already enrolled.

Step 2: If there isn't a Night Out block party near you sign up here.

Step 3: Let your neighbors know!  You can download handouts and resources here

Night Out Participation Map

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Night Out Resources

Once your sign up and register your block party, the next step is to let your neighbors know! Below you will find resources to make your Night Out event that much better!


Other downloads:

Contact your precinct's Crime Prevention Coordinators with any questions or requests.

Keep in mind, due to staffing and call loads, SPD participation in Night Out may be limited. We appreciate your understanding and are looking forward to celebrating with you!

Stay Healthy During Night Out 2023

We are looking forward to celebrating with you again, this year!
Please follow local, state, and federal guidelines for safe gatherings, review the following:

Contact your precinct's Crime Prevention Coordinators with any questions or requests.


Adrian Diaz, Chief of Police
Address: 610 5th Avenue, Seattle, WA, 98104-1900
Mailing Address: PO Box 34986, Seattle, WA, 98124-4986
Phone: (206) 625-5011
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