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PHOTOS: Westford Police hosts National Night Out 2022

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WESTFORD — National Night Out returned to Westford On Tuesday evening, complete with bounce houses, food trucks and a petting zoo.

Established in 1984, the National Night Out campaign was created as a partnership between law enforcement and communities to promote neighborhood camaraderie to build community and reduce crime. As of 2022, 38 million community members within 16,000 communities participate in the program each year.

This year, Westford Rotary, Good Pickin’ Farm and The Twisted Pickle were in attendance, along with the Westford Police Department and Westford Fire Department.

Westford Police showcase patrol gear to attendees. (Photo/Ben Domaingue)
Westford Rotary distributing small planters and seeds. (Photo/Ben Domaingue)
Good Pickin’ Farm hosted a petting zoo with goats, rabbits, ducks and chickens.
Westford Police showed off their patrol vehicles to attendees. (Photo/Ben Domaingue)
Westford Fire Department was in attendance to educate attendees on their equipment and vehicles. (Photo/Ben Domaingue)
Westford Police’s pink cruiser – which was wrapped in honor of Breast Cancer awareness. (Photo/Ben Domaingue)

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Ben Domaingue, Managing Editor
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Ben Domaingue has previously worked at newspapers in New Hampshire and is the Managing Editor covering Westford. He’s passionate about community journalism, photography and hiking. Email him at bdomaingue@westfordcat.org.