Sierra Vista on the 'National Night Out'

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Tuesday night in Sierra Vista, residents are encouraged to gather outside to meet their neighbors and take a stand against crime as part of "National Night Out."

It's meant to strengthen neighorhood spirit and partnerships with police and send a message to criminals that neighborhoods are organized and fighting back. It takes place at Veterans Memorial Park from 6 to 9 P.M.

National Night Out is sponsored by the Sierra Vista police department and target.