Every program needs resources for success, and crime prevention is no different. Crime in Charlotte (.com) has compiled a list of useful agencies, programs, and websites for citizens interested in crime prevention.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Crime Stoppers:
CharlotteCrimeStoppers.com – (704) 334-1600
- Crime Stoppers is a program which allows citizens to provide information or tips anonymously. Crime Stoppers offers offers cash rewards for information leading to arrests or indictments. This encourages callers who would otherwise be reluctant to provide information.
National Crime Prevention Council:
- The NCPC produces tools which communities can use to learn about crime prevention strategies, including involvement among community members and coordination with local law enforcement agencies.
National Neighborhood Watch Institute:
- The NNWI is dedicated to supplying crime prevention materials in an attempt to reduce criminal activity. Their products are used by over 13,000 law enforcement agencies and citizens.