‘National Night Out:’ An opportunity for police, communities to heal

Cities across the county will participate in “National Night Out” Tuesday – an opportunity for neighbors to interact with the police officers who patrol their streets every day.

The event will take on a new meaning this year amid heightened tensions between some police departments nationwide and the communities they serve.

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Seattle Police Sgt. Adrian Diaz and Tacoma Police Officer Loretta Cool joined “Q13 News This Morning” to discuss the importance of Tuesday night’s event – for both the public and officers.