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Business Robbery Prevention

Robbery is a crime that, historically, has been focused on banks, credit unions, and businesses. However, a more recent trend has been the robbery of individuals in public. To prevent and minimize injury to robbery victims, we are recommending the following steps: businesses should have an operational video surveillance system; cashier locations should be situated […]

Purse Snatch Prevention

A purse snatching incident can occur at any time and any place. To reduce the risk and physical harm to yourself, we recommend that you take the following steps: never place a purse strap around your neck or wrap it around your wrist; be aware of your surroundings and individuals coming close to you; when […]

Youth Violence

Youth violence is a serious matter which should never be overlooked. This violence can consist of bullying, intimidation, extortion, physical assaults, robbery, and even murder. In some cases, this type of youth violence can result in a youth suicide if appropriate support and assistance is not provided. Many individuals use violence as a source of […]

Marijuana Grow-Ops

Marijuana Grow-Ops are big business in Canada. However, this type of business comes at a high price and it is often unwitting property owners and neighbours who end up paying. Reupload photo: http://portmoodypolice.ca/images/stories/etc/grow_op_1.jpg Grow-ops typically require 3 to 10 times more power than a traditional home. To avoid detection, growers may by-pass the electrical meter and utilize unsafe […]

Gang and Anti-Gang Activities

Gangs and Organized Crime affect the daily lives of all Canadians. Higher health care costs, higher taxes, higher policing costs, and higher utility and insurance rates are just a few of the obvious implications for the average Canadian. In fact, it is estimated that economic-related organized crime costs Canadians $5 billion every year, or about […]