Crime Prevention

Gang CRIME STATS

Gangs account for 70% of all Homicides

Domestic Violence account for 5 to 10% of the Homicides

2009 Gang Report MD:  

2012 Gang Report MD:

National Gang Center


STATISTICS on Crime

Crime in the USA 2011

US Department of Justice

Bureau of Justice Statistics

FEDERAL BUREAU OF PRISONS QUICK FACTS

FBI


CAMPUS / SCHOOL SECURITY

(Simple and Effective Measures)


CRIME PREVENTION
HOME & Personal SECURITY

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First Steps using databases

1) Check the Crime reports for your area using crime maps and local police reports.

Crimereports.com

     Local Police Example

        -Baltimore County Police

 

2)Check the sex offender database for your area

 

3)Check the Judicial Case DB – friends, neighbors, etc.For Maryland


The Outside Bushes, Trees and Lighting

 

Bushes need to be trimmed near the home entrances to no taller than knee height.

 

Trees should have lower limbs removed so no one can hide behind.

 

Lighting

Outdoor utility provided lighting, Make sure it lights, if not notify the Utility, or Property Management.

 

Your Home- Install motion Activated lighting

Home Security – how to secure windows and doors, etc

 

Home / Apartment Security Checklist

 

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