The police are about to get wet for Elkton's kids.
This year's National Night Out against Crime is set for Tuesday, August 1 from 5-8 p.m. in Meadow Park, off Delaware Avenue. As part of the event, there will be Dunk an Officer.
"National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live," said Captain Joseph Zurolo, executive officer for the Elkton Police Department. "National Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community. Furthermore, it provides a great opportunity to bring police and neighbors together under positive circumstances."