Arvada Police Offer Free Crime Prevention and Crime Free Multi-housing Classes

Arvada Police Offer Free Crime Prevention and  Crime Free Multi-housing Classes

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 April 23 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 April 24, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. at City Hall.

Space is limited. For more information or to register for either class, call the CRIT team at 720-898-6883. Space is limited, so those wanting to participate are encouraged to register early.

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.

 

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