Why utilize the neighborhood watch program?
  • It works. Throughout the country, dramatic decreases in burglary and related offenses are reported by law enforcement professionals in communities with active watch programs.
  • Today’s transient society produces communities that are less personal. Many families have 2 working parents and children involved in many activities that keep them away from home. An empty house in a neighborhood where none of the neighbors know the owner is a primary target for burglary.
  • Neighborhood Watch also helps build pride and serves as a springboard for efforts that address other community concerns such as recreation for youth, childcare, and affordable housing.

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1. Why utilize the neighborhood watch program?
2. How does a neighborhood watch start?
3. Who can be involved?
4. I live in an apartment building. Can i start a neighborhood watch?
5. What does a neighborhood watch do?
6. What are the major components of a watch program?
7. What are my responsibilities as a watch member?
8. What kind of activity should I be on the lookout for as a watch member?
9. How should I report these incidents?