Car and home If you own a car, leave it in the garage and make sure it is locked The keys to the cars should be hidden somewhere in your house You can unplug the garage door opener to prevent anyone from opening it Tell people you trust that you will be away and invite them … Continue reading Vacation Tips
Lighting: Have lights on timers in different rooms that turn on and off at different times as if someone was home If you do not have timers, leave some lights on when you go out Put motion-activated lights on the exterior of your home near doors and windows Install good quality locks and a peep … Continue reading General tips to protect your home
The following information will help you identify crime in your community: General tips Always report a crime to police when it occurs Talk to your neighbours about crime and suspicious activity in your area Keep the doors to your house and car locked, even if you are home. Drug trafficking Signs that a house in your … Continue reading Identifying Crime in Your Community
Ottawa Neighbourhood Watch – CALL FOR VOLUNTEER BOARD MEMBERS Social Media and Communications Manager for our Board of Directors The Social Media Manager will administer the Board's social media marketing and advertising administration including but is not limited to: Deliberate planning and goal setting Development of brand awareness and online reputation Content management SEO (search engine … Continue reading Ottawa Neighbourhood Watch Board Of Directors Is Currently Seeking To Fill The Following Roles.
It is important to keep a good, clear record of a crime you witness or experience. Record all the details immediately following the incident. Consider all the facts and write down the who, what, when, where, why and how of the crime. Specifically, when you report a crime or incident, be sure to provide … Continue reading Reporting a Crime in your Neighbourhood