Neighborhood Watch Academy taking applications

Sheriff David Morgan would like to invite the public to the Neighborhood Watch Academy class taking place Nov. 18 at Sheriff’s Main Administration Building, 1700 West Leonard Street.

The Neighborhood Watch Program is one of the best means of eliminating and preventing criminal activity in your neighborhood. Attendees of the class will learn how to organize a successful neighborhood watch program and prevent crime in their homes and neighborhoods.

Topics to be covered in this one evening seminar include:
* The history of Neighborhood Watch Program
* How to make an effective call for a police response without fear of retribution
* How to make yourself less likely to be a victim or crime

For information or to register for the class please email or call Community Services Coordinator David Craig at 436-9281. For more information on the Neighborhood Watch program or to find a Neighborhood Watch in your area, visit our website at