Crime Watch

Helping Communities Develop Efficient Crime Watch Programs

Welcome to the North Dallas Neighborhood Alliance Crime Watch Website!

North Dallas is a great place to live, and to keep it that way, we need the member HOAs to have active Neighborhood Crime Watch Programs. Our once sleepy area is now surrounded homes, apartments, businesses, increased traffic, and increased accessibility. Therefore, it is more important than ever for each homeowner association and resident to take an active role in protecting our neighborhoods. Look, listen, and call Dallas Police. Better safe than sorry, so don’t hesitate to contact law enforcement at 911!

The basic principle of a Neighborhood Crime Watch Program is that neighbors watch out for each other. By looking after a neighbor’s property—and Homeowner Association's common areas—as if they were your own, you will more likely contact the police if you observe something suspicious. Citizens act as extra "eyes and ears" for the police department so that calls to the police will be made when criminal activity is suspected. An alert and cooperative neighborhood is the greatest single defense against crime. By getting to know your neighbors and their vehicles, you will most likely be alert to suspicious people, vehicles, and/or sounds that could indicate criminal activity.

Neighbor Responsibilities:

As a Crime Watch Neighbor, your responsibilities are to be a good neighbor by watching out for each other's property and by reporting suspicious activity to the police. YOU should know the three (3) neighbors across the street from your home, on each side, and the three (3) neighbors behind your residence. YOU should have a heightened awareness for your neighbors' welfare and YOU should be more than willing to report suspicious activity to the police. Citizens can be assured that when they report suspicious activity, their name will be held in strictest confidence.

Click Here for is this week's Crime Stoppers Most Wanted Poster.

If you see any of these individuals or know their location, please contact Crime Stoppers at (877) 373-8477.

Texas Crime Stoppers offers education, training, and resources to law enforcement agencies and the general public. Stopping crime is the responsibility of every citizen. If you have information about the location of a fugitive, contact Texas Crime Stoppers, 24 hours a day, at 1-800-252-TIPS (8477). You DO NOT have to give your name, and you could earn up to a $1,000 CASH REWARD

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Outdoor Security

With the weather getting warmer, there’s an increase in garage and shed burglaries. Here are just a few tips to help keep you and your property safe: Click Here for More . . .

Internet Crime Complaint Center

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The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) is a partnership between the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the National White Collar Crime Center (NW3C). IC3's mission is to serve as a vehicle to receive, develop, and refer criminal complaints regarding the rapidly expanding arena of cyber crime.
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Take These Tips With You When Calling 9-1-1

When calling 9-1-1, always be prepared to provide your phone number and the exact location of your emergency!
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We can now add to the list of victims the retired 77-year-old TCU professor from Fort Worth whose body was found in Oklahoma and an 11-year-old in Sarasota, FL. Because of these recent abductions in daylight hours, refresh yourself of these things to do in an emergency situation. This is for you and for you to share with your wife, your children, and everyone you know. Click Here for More

Our neighborhoods are too often IN THE DARK. Please turn on your front and back outside lights. Put them on a timer, and you won’t even have to worry about them!!

Read this and make a copy for your files in case you need to refer to it someday.

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Area Law Enforcement Agencies have seen a rise in thefts of computers and related equipment. In some cases, the computers, especially laptops, are taken in burglaries of motor vehicles.

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If you are going out of town, call the Dallas Police Department and request an "extra patrol". Call North Central Operations at (214) 670-7253. There are also many free personal and home safety brochures available upon request. Call (214) 671-0499.