Crime Prevention

Monthly Crime Prevention Tips

January - Internet Safety
Find tips and tricks for online purchases, meeting people online, downloading, and reporting internet crime.

February - Crime Prevention for Elderly Residents
Find out why elderly residents are targeted, about elder abuse, door-to-door sales tactics, and telemarketers.

March - Auto Theft 
Read various tips on how to protect yourself against becoming a victim of an auto theft.

April - ATM Safety
Read about potential security problems and tips when using an ATM.

May - Personal Safety
View a list of tips to keep you and your family safe when at home, at work, in a vehicle, and a way to reduce risk or being in harm’s way.

June - Child Safety
Review a list of items you and your family need to discuss when it comes to being safe at home and away from the house.

July - Surviving the Heat
View a list of signs that you are overheated, how to take precautions, and use common sense when it comes to rising temperatures.

August - School Safety
Look through school safety tips for students, parents, and school officials.

September - Emergency Preparedness
Find out how to make-a-plan, build a kit for emergencies, and stay informed.

October - Robbery
Learn what to do to protect yourself from being the victim of a robbery and what to do if you become a victim.

November - Winter Driving Safety
Read about taking precautions while driving and what the difference is between an advisory, watch, and warning when it comes to winter weather.

December - Holiday Crime Prevention Tips
Before we approach the holiday season, take a look at these helpful tips for vehicle theft prevention, safety tips when walking at night, and package theft prevention.