PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. -- The Peachtree City Police Department will host its National Night Out on Tuesday, Oct. 1 from 6 p.m to 8 p.m.
National Night Out is a program designed to strengthen the bond between police departments and the communities they serve.
A number of agencies will attend Peachtree City's event, which will be held at Drake Field near City Hall. Residents will also get the opportunity to see a fire department ladder truck, police vehicles and a helicopter up close.
Other activities include a scavenger hunt and prizes.
Last year's National Night Out was held in 15,000 communities across the U.S., Canada and military bases worldwide.