Atlanta Police Department Public Affairs
226 Peachtree Street SW • Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Chief Turner’s Itinerary for National Night
On Tuesday, August 7, 2012, to celebrate National Night Out, Chief Turner will visit several citywide block parties. This year’s City of Atlanta theme, The More We Get Together, The Safer We’ll Be, promotes keeping our communities safe, block by block. Listed below are the places and times for each of Chief Turner’s stops.
• Target NNO Atlantic Station (1380 Atlantic Drive) 5:45 p.m.
• Midtown Atlanta NNO Myrtle St. and 5th St. (near 780 Myrtle) 7:00 p.m.
• Weed & Seed NNO 740 Cameron Alexander Blvd. 8:00 p.m.
*Please be advised that Chief Turner will be available for media interviews at each of these locations.*
A full-service police agency, the Department has adopted a community-oriented policing philosophy and relies heavily upon community input and collaborative problem-solving strategies. It is through heightened community involvement in public safety matters that the Atlanta Police Department will most effectively address its many priorities, including, but not limited to youth-related crime, domestic violence and the fight against crime in Atlanta.
With an authorized strength of more than 2,000 sworn officers, the Atlanta Police Department is the largest law enforcement agency in the State of Georgia, and a dedicated, high-profile force for positive change in our communities.
The mission of the Atlanta Police Department is to reduce crime and promote the quality of life, in partnership with our community.