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What is Crime Watch?

   Crime Watch is a crime prevention program which enlists the active participation of citizens in cooperation with law enforcement to reduce crime in their community.

    The purpose of Crime Watch is to create an alert neighborhood by using simple crime prevention methods.


How does it work?


Why Crime Watch?

    Crime Watch sends a message to potential intruders that:


How to develop the program...

    Talk to your neighbors to determine their interest and willingness to attend a Crime Watch function. Ask about convenient times to schedule your meetings. Be sure to mention that Crime Watch does not ask that anyone take any personal risk to prevent crime, and Crime Watch leaves the responsibility for apprehending criminals with your local law enforcement agency.


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