Crime Prevention in Allendale

Research has shown that crime is significantly reduced where community residents are visibly present and are actively involved on their streets and in their neighbourhoods.
Individuals out randomly walking are more effective than scheduled citizen patrols.
When individuals are aware of their neighbourhood they are better equipped to recognize and respond when something is not “right”.

Plus, Don't Speed in Allendale!

Working Together to Keep Our Community Safe

The Edmonton Police Service provides some tips to help you keep your home safe at the following website:
While securing your home and property are important, we also need to be vigilant and work together to keep our community safe. Nobody knows their neighborhood and, in particular, their street as well as the people that live there.
If you notice suspicious activity in your area, including suspicious vehicles, you can report this to the Edmonton Police Service by calling the Edmonton Police Dispatch line at 780-423-4567 or #377 from your cell phone.
Note that #377 can be called for free from any mobile phone within city limits to reach the Edmonton Police Service’s non-emergency complaint line.

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Crime Prevention Tips

Use the door locks.

Close and lock all windows when you are not at home.

Install a 180 degree door viewer.

Never hide spare keys outside your home.

Get Security System

Ensure your fence and gate are in good repair

Install privacy slats in chain link fences

Plant thorny plants under windows to deter intruders.

Get Security System

Never leave ladders in your yard

Never leave your overhead garage door open

Cover the windows in your garage so people cannot look inside

Use the door locks.

Close and lock all windows when you are not at home.

Lock Your Car Doors

Lock your car even when it is in the garage

Basement windows are often an easy target.

Security bars are a great visual deterrent.