Tuesday night, hundreds of people will be coming together to prevent crime.
National Night Out will take place across Central Illinois. Various officers will be in Champaign, Springfield and Decatur.
In Decatur, leaders will kick off the event at the Civic Center at 5 p.m. then head to Mueller Park, then Hess Park and end at Fairview Park.
People who don't attend, please keep your porch lights on between 7 and 10 that night.