Hundreds got a chance to meet first responders from Newark and surrounding jurisdictions during the annual National Night Out celebration on Tuesday in downtown Newark. Participating agencies included the Newark Police Department, University of Delaware Police Department, Delaware Natural Resources Police, Delaware Alcohol & Tobacco Enforcement, Delaware Department of Correction Probation & Parole, Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Company and University of Delaware Emergency Care Unit. The NPD K-9 unit gave a demonstration, DATE had a DUI simulator, and Aetna firefighters demonstrated how they rescue people from car crashes. In addition, other equipment and specialized units were on display.

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