Neighbors Watching out for Neighbors
**********If you have an EMERGENCY Dial 911*************
Otherwise please telephone 753-6666, ask for the Southern View Officer on Duty
'Always remember that your responsibility is to report crime. Do NOT take
any risks to prevent a crime or try to make an arrest. The responsibility
for apprehending criminals belongs to the police.'
Southern View Neighborhood Watch Mission
Be Aware / Be Safe / Be observant
Educate residents to be aware of their
surroundings: communicate, observe and report any suspicious activity to the
Southern View Police Dept.
Safeguard residents through means of crime
prevention education and regular communication of information to one's own
If interested in volunteering to become a
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Organize and promote community involvement by getting to know your
There is now a searchable database of block captains.
The “Sweet” Duties of a Block Captain; Be:
Safe – Report any unusual or suspicious behavior. Write down license numbers descriptions or any other information available. Remember the responsibility for apprehending criminals belongs to the Southern View Police.
United – Develop communication networks with your neighbors and fellow block captains so vital information can be shared whenever necessary.
Good Neighbor – Look out for your neighbor’s property and ask them to look out for yours.
Aware – Attend Neighborhood Watch meetings with your local police, neighbors, and other crime prevention and service organizations.
Reliable – Distribute information and perform your responsibilities in a timely manner.
Neighborhood Watch Committee:
Chris Yingling, S.V.P.D. Police Chief
Rebecca LaRussa, Community/Family Relations Trustee
Nora Petrosky, Southern View Village President
* States Attorney
* American Red Cross