Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News
West Valley City celebrates 30 years of National Night Out Against Crime with month-long events.

WEST VALLEY CITY — The city is celebrating 30 years of National Night Out AGainst Crime with month-long events.

The West Valley City Council declared August 2013 “Neighborhood Nights” month, and Tuesday Aug. 6 as National Night Out Against Crime. National Night Out is designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness and strengthen neighborhood spirit and policy-community partnerships.

Activities during the month-long celebration include an estimated 40 events and approximately 9,000 people are expected to attend.

For more information about West Valley City Neighborhood Nights events or National Night Out 2012, call 801-963-3285 or visit