Many burglars will spend no longer than 60 seconds to try and break in your home. Good locks and good neighbors can be big deterrents to burglars. Check the Locks: Did you know that in almost half of all completed residential burglaries, thieves simply breezed in through unlocked doors or crawled through unlocked windows? Make … Continue reading Home Security Tips
Chesapeake Crime Line is a community based non-profit organization that partners the police, the media and the community in the fight against crime. They provide 24-hour, confidential access and offer rewards of up to $1,000 for tips leading to the arrest of individuals wanted for criminal acts. If you have information about any crime, the location … Continue reading Submit a tip to Crimeline
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Taking part in community crime prevention is a great way to meet your neighbors, and help make your community a safer place to live. Organized citizen participation in crime prevention usually begins with the opening of a Community Crime Prevention Office where people can meet with one another and the police to address local concerns. … Continue reading Crime prevention: Great way to meet neighbors
If there were an emergency in Chesapeake, how would you find out about it? Register for Chesapeake Alert and be among the first to receive urgent messages from your city government. By registering, you can choose the best notification option for you – cell phone, text, email or home phone. You can also register for … Continue reading Stay Informed; Register for Chesapeake Alert!