Brent's Favorite Crime Prevention Links
Brent maintains a discussion forum where you can post crime prevention in apartments questions for free!
Go to Ernest Oriente's "Property Management Professionals Group" on Linked In and request to join.
Once you are accepted, find the discussion group called:
"Industry Knowledge, Crime Prevention & Security" and post your question there.
Webcast with Ernest Oriente and Multifamilybiz.com on the 10 Steps To Prevent Crime In Apts
Webcast with Ernest Oriente and Multifamilybiz.com on Reducing Crime in Apts www.multifamilybiz.com/WebcastArchive/56/Reducing_Community_Crime_While_Increasing_Resident_Safety
Thank you Rachel, volunteer teacher at a children’s center with a summer program for bright young minds, and your sharp students Mary and Jennifer for coming across these helpful tips to keep from being burglarized:
The 'Home of Home Security' - www.thecrimepreventionwebsite.com
National Association Of Town Watch - Host of the annual event to celebrate the partnership between law enforcement and communities known as National Night Out every August - www.nationaltownwatch.org
National Crime Prevention Council - There is A LOT of good information here. www.ncpc.org
Learn about the national organization Crimestoppers. It works! - www.crimestoppersusa.com
International Crime Free Association - www.crime-free-association.org
Crime Prevention Through Environmental Site Design - CPTED - www.cpted.net/
NYPD Crime Prevention Division - www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/html/crime_prevention/crime_prevention_section.shtml
A link to MANY crime prevention websites - www.lifeisgreatproductions.com/resources.html
A VERY innovative HOA and residential homes crime alerts communications tool that is inexpensive and effective - www.villagedefense.com
Fr. Jeff Putthoff, S.J. taught me theology. Now he keeps teens in Camden out of trouble by teaching them web programming skills so they they get good jobs and get out of poverty.....Fr. Jeff and his ideas on how communities solve crime are amazing and inspirational - www.hopeworks.org
Special thanks to student of crime prevention Sadie and her teacher Leanne in Phillie that brought this unique crime prevention blog to my attention so that I could share it for everyones benefit...thank you ladies! This site has other links that shows how to set up a neighborhood watch as well as success stories from police departments. Love it!
An incredible video camera surviellance and monitoring company that is NATIONWIDE: http://www.watchtower-security.com/
Neighborhood based information sharing medium: https://nextdoor.com/
This nonprofit is THE MODEL for preventing crime in apts. They are serving 6000 apts in Memphis. The work they do is amazing! This is done in close partnership with law enforcement: https://safeways.org/
Do you own apts? Would you like to have a nonprofit with a nationwide footprint put a specially trained team in one of your apts and do resident/community building programming at a very low cost? The Apartment Life Cares Program does just this! Happy residents that feel safe will boost retention and your earnings: https://caresprogram.org/
Do you know of a website that should be on this list? Please, let Brent know!