Crime Prevention

Crime Prevention is the anticipation, recognition, and appraisal of a crime risk and the initiation of some action to remove or reduce that risk.

Neighborhood Watch

Neighborhood Watch is simply a program of neighbors watching out for each other during the workday, evenings, vacations, or any other absence. The purpose is to create an alert neighborhood by using simple crime prevention methods. The program works through the mutual aid of neighbors watching the property of other neighbors. More...

Crime Free Multi-Housing

The Crime Free Multi-Housing Program is an international program which partners property owners, residents, and law enforcement personnel in an effort to eliminate crime in multi-housing properties. The program began in 1992 in Mesa, Arizona and has spread to 46 states, 3 Canadian provinces, and over 700 cities. The Tucson Police Department has been a member of this most worthwhile program for several years now. More...

Crime Prevention Tips

Submission Forms

Getting Arizona Involved in Neighborhoods (G.A.I.N.)

Getting Arizonans Involved in Neighborhoods (G.A.I.N.) is an annual event held by police agencies statewide in collaboration with Neighborhood Associations to meet and discuss crime prevention and to further reinforce our enduring partnership in combatting criminal activity in our community.

G.A.I.N. events regularly occur in mid-October. If your Neighborhood Association is interested in hosting a G.A.I.N. event, please contact your Tucson Police Department Neighborhood Watch Coordinator listed below for more information.

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