Neighborhood Watch is a crime prevention program which enlists the active participation of residents in cooperation with the Chino Hills Police Department to reduce crime. Crime prevention officers work with interested residents to help them:
Organize a Neighborhood Watch Group
Improve Their Home Security
Organize Projects to Improve Safety in the Neighborhood
Learn About Local Crime Trends
How to Get Started
If you care about your neighborhood and want to get involved, consider talking with your neighbors to see if a few people are interested in learning more about Neighborhood Watch. A group can be a few homes, the entire block, or an apartment complex. Contact the Police Department to schedule an informational meeting so your neighbors can learn more about the program.
Chino Hills Police Department
Phone: (909) 364-2000 Fax: (909) 364-2011
What Happens Next?
Each group designates a Block Captain who serves as the liaison with the Police Department. The members can set neighborhood goals. Some examples might include:
Getting to Know Other Neighbors
Keeping an Eye Out For Neighbors on Vacation
Improving Individual and Neighborhood Emergency Preparedness Levels
Learning How to Effectively Report Suspicious Activity
Creating a Neighborhood Newsletter
It's Up To You
Neighbors working together with law enforcement is one of the best crime-fighting teams around. Neighborhood Watch can be a fantastic way to get to know your neighbors and improve your community. It doesn't have to be a lot of work but the benefits of working together with your neighbors is a great reward. Interested? Call today. Help Chino Hills maintain its reputation as one of the safest cities in the United States.