BLOOMFIELD, NJ - It was 'Bloomfeld's Finest' against 'Bloomfield's Bravest' at the annual matchup of police versus firefighters at the National Night Out softball game Tuesday night in Memorial Park.
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. 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.
Bloomfield's event included members of Police and Fire Departments as well as the Emergency Rescue Squad, pizza from some of Bloomfield's best restaurants, and an evening concert.
The Bloomfield Police Department beat the Bloomfield Fire Department The evening wasn't about winning or losing, it was about bringing the community and first responders together.