Gulfport Police Department
Media Release
 
 Chief of Police                Public Information Officer
Robert A. Vincent                 Thomas Woodman
  (727)893-1049                        (727)893-1051
Gulfport Night Out!!

Residents are invited to learn more about crime prevention and to meet The Gulfport Police Department and other City Departments at the Gulfport’s Night Out event Thursday, Aug. 7, 6 to 8 p.m., at the Catherine Hickman Theater at 5501 27th Avenue South at the surrounding parking lot located on 26th Avenue South.

Attendees will get to meet and learn about the GPD and crime prevention, but also the Gulfport Fire Department, and other City staff will showcase information on other Departments within the City. View Gulfport’s prime patrol vehicles as well as the Marine unit. Pinellas County Sheriff’s Department will display the Forensic Mobile unit for participants to learn more about the process. Enjoy free kid friendly activities with popcorn, sand art necklaces, a high striker for kids, mini hoop shot basketball and a few more additional games with prizes.

A representative from the newly formed monthly crime watch meetings will be there to answer questions on how citizens can get involved. The monthly meetings are held the 1st Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Gulfport Neighborhood Center.

Sergeant Thomas Woodman states “Gulfport police will be in attendance to show our support with our community partnerships and businesses as well as our citizens. We hope to see a large appearance from our community. Please stop by and meet your local law enforcement. “

The Gulfport Night Out event is organized by the Gulfport Police Department and the City of Gulfport. For more information on this event, contact 727-893-1111.