Surrey RCMP Const. Kuldeep Dhillon speaks with a Patrick Ram and his family about crime prevention during a 2010 campaign.

Crime prevention week kicks off

Taking place Nov. 1-7 in Surrey, the city’s Crime Reduction Strategy Team, crime prevention co-ordinators and Surrey RCMP are hosting event

Prepare–Prevent–Protect is the theme of this year’s Crime Prevention Week.

Taking place Nov. 1-7 in Surrey, the city’s Crime Reduction Strategy Team, crime prevention co-ordinators and Surrey RCMP are hosting events including a display at Central City Mall and an information booth in the city hall foyer, at 14245 56 Ave.

Topics highlighted for the week include bullying, wire and metal theft, police-based victim services, theft from auto and ATM/debit card safety. Tip sheets will be provided online.

Information is also available from each of the city’s five district crime prevention co-ordinators: Colleen Staresina, City Centre/Whalley (District 1), 604-502-6390; Marlene Drozda, Guildford/Fleetwood (District 2), 604-502-6500; Ruth Noble, Newton (District 3), 604-502-6233; Carrie Chattel, Cloverdale/Port Kells (District 4), 604-502-6266; and Pat LeBlanc, South Surrey (District 5), 604-599-7810.

 

Just Posted

Surrey getting a new hospital, in Cloverdale

Premier John Horgan said the ‘brand new hospital’ will be built near Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Four ‘Nutcracker’ shows in Surrey on Royal City company’s 30th-year tour

This year’s cast features more than 70 dancers, including 18 from Surrey

Pedestrian struck by vehicle in South Surrey

Incident happened at the 160 Street and 24 Avenue intersection

White Rock pier-plank purchasers celebrated

Donors received a certificate Sunday marking their purchase of a pier plank

White Rock looking at 3.9% tax increase

Budget discussions are to take place this week

‘Kind of lacking:’ Injured Bronco wonders why Canada won’t fund spinal surgery

“I think if Canada can step in and advance this program”

Police negotiate with man barricaded in Victoria synagogue

Children evacuated from daycare on site

Dance cancelled after Alberta teacher’s climate lesson prompts online threats

School district near Red Deer cancelled annual family dance due to Facebook comments

Feds not enforcing standards on Hungarian duck imports, B.C. farmer says

‘You have no way of knowing what’s in the bag’

Don’t expect extra bus service during impending SkyTrain strike, CMBC says

Full SkyTrain shutdown is scheduled to start Tuesday morning

In surprise move, defence won’t call witnesses for accused in Abbotsford school killing

‘Change of instructions’ results in defence closing case without calling evidence

Operation Red Nose Surrey-Langley could close for rest of season due to lack of volunteers

Organizers say they are struggling to keep up with high call numbers and long wait times

B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along

First Nations are leading a new surge of investment in B.C.

74% of 911 calls are from cellphones, so know your location: E-Comm

Cell tower triangulation generally only narrows location down to the block someone is calling from

Most Read

l -->