The best crime prevention device ever invented is a good neighbor.
Joint organized efforts are more effective than individual efforts.
There are more citizens than there are law enforcement officers.
Citizens become an extension of the law enforcement agencies' eyes and ears.
Through citizens' involvement the community is provided with unlimited availability of local neighbors to watch their neighborhood for suspicious activies or crime.
A Neighborhood Block Group against drugs, gangs and violence is not a group of people taking the law into their own hands. Nor do Neighborhood Block Group members take the place of law enforcement officers in ...