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Tuesday is Night Out Against Crime

Precincts in northeast Queens will be out in full force this Tuesday night not only to protect and serve the public, but also treat them to a fun celebration.

Tuesday marks National Night Out Against Crime and the 108th, 109th and 112th precincts will be having separate parties.

The 108th Precinct will celebrate National Night Out Against Crime Aug. 4 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. in John Andrews Playground directly behind the precinct on 49th Avenue between Vernon Boulevard and Fifth Street.

The 109th Precinct will hold its annual National Night Out Against Crime Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at PS 20 at 142-30 Barclay Ave. in Flushing. The precinct said the event will feature food, drinks, giveaways, a DJ, face painting and appearances by superheroes and clowns. The city Law Department said it will also be on hand to answer questions residents might have about crimes or what to do if accused of a crime.

The 111th Precinct’s event will begin at 6 p.m. in front of Modell’s at the Douglaston Plaza Shopping Center.

The 112th Precinct will celebrate its 26th annual National Night Out Against Crime Aug. 5 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at MacDonald Park, across from the Forest Hills Post Office. In the event of rain, the night will be held in the Forest Hills Jewish Center at 106-06 Queens Blvd. The event will include a showcase of local artists, a deejay will provide music, and a local karate school will perform. The NYPD and FDNY will also be in attendance.

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