Neighborhood Watch Program awareness l Council Corner
Last updated 7/17/2019 at Noon
The City Council set as a priority this year to bring awareness to the Neighborhood Watch Program so that we can help build upon it’s successes. One of these successes is a reduction in crime, something we all desire.
On average, there was a 16 percent decrease in crime in Neighborhood Watch communities. However, if you look at the numbers further as Crime Prevention Officer Myron Travis shared in our council update, residential burglaries have gone down from 83 in 2014 to 42 in 2018.
One of the additional benefits of this program that I would like to highlight is the community connecti...