BENEFITS OF NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH
x Deters criminal activity.
x Creates a greater sense of security and reduces fear of crime.
x Builds bonds with neighbors. People look out for one another and this
stimulates neighborhood awareness.
x Reduces the risk of becoming a crime victim and in turn reduces the physical,
financial and psychological costs of crime.
x Instructs residents on how to observe and report suspicious activities in your
community. Offers continued education and resource contact for victims of
x Addresses quality of life issues and mutual interests in your community.
x Enhances homeland security.
x Works collaboratively with other civic and community activities.
Have you ever wanted to be a Crime Fighter? Here’s your chance! Sheriff Scott Johnson has announced the initiation of a Community Watch/Neighborhood Watch for the Long Beach Peninsula!
Please follow this link to read the Press Release: