Kenner kicks off for National “Night out against crime”

KENNER, La (WGNO)-- The 16th Annual National Night Out Kick Off Party celebration at Lafreniere Park in Metairie took place Sunday, October 16, 2016. Police equipment from the entire metropolitan area, along with military and other emergency units were on display, musical entertainment,and safety / K-9 demonstrations. This year there was a red beans and rice cookoff at the kickoff party.

"The take away is took look out for one another we need to know one another we need to share these experiences with one another positive or negative, if they're negative to figure out what we can do to make those in to a positive in our neighborhoods," said Sheriff Normand, of Jefferson Parish.