The Community Response Impact Team (CRIT) of the Arvada Police Department is offering residents and business owners the opportunity to participate in one of its crime prevention classes.
The Crime Prevention Class is offered twice per year and gives homeowners important tips designed to keep them and their homes safe. Topics covered include reporting a crime, vacation safety tips, protecting your neighborhood and how to be a good witness among others. Each session includes a Q&A session. The next class will be October 3 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at City Hall.
In the Crime Free Multi-Housing Class, participants learn ways to make rental properties and multi-tenant buildings safer. Topics covered in this class include methods of landscaping and other design factors to help keep criminals and criminal activity away. The class explains ways to work with police to make rental properties safer. Other topics covered include gang activity, graffiti and narcotics. Also offered twice each year, the next Crime Free Multi-Housing Class will be October 17, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. at City Hall.
WHO: The Arvada Police Community Response Impact Team (CRIT)
WHAT: Crime Prevention Class and Crime Free Multi-Housing Classes
Crime Prevention Class
Thursday, October 3
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Crime Free Multi-Housing Class
Thursday, October 17
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
WHERE: Arvada City Hall
8001 Ralston Road
Ann Campbell Room, 1st floor
Space is limited, so those wanting to participate are encouraged to register early. For more information or to register for either class, call the CRIT team at 720-898-6883.
About Arvada Police
The Arvada Police department, established in 1945, was the first agency in Colorado to be accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies. Arvada boasts one of the lowest crime rates in the metro area. Over 230 employees serve more than 100,000 residents and businesses and are committed to the principles of responsibility, dedication and respect. Learn more by visiting www.arvadapd.org or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.