Boulder City Police Department has many programs dealing with crime prevention. These programs are ideally suited to enable citizens to take control of some of the crime prevention process. This process enables Police Officers to be more aware and informed about what is taking place in the community, and assists them in the prevention of crimes.
Boulder City Police Department is also involved in these programs:
- Bicycle Identification Program - The Bicycle Identification Program provides the means to help identify a lost or stolen bicycle.
- Business Alert - This prevention program provides the businesses of Boulder City with the knowledge to protect their businesses from crime.
- Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) - Giving the children of Boulder City the tools and peer group support necessary to resist drugs and alcohol, this program is taught by the School Resource Officer, Officer David Krumm.
- Halloween Pumpkin Car - Providing high officer visibility on Halloween Night by passing out candy the Halloween Pumpkin Car sends anticrime messages to trick-or-treaters.
- McGruff Truck - Elementary school children have been instructed to look for the McGruff symbol on city utility vehicles. The children know that the city workers can contact the police in emergency situations.
- Neighborhood Watch - Providing the citizens of Boulder City with the tools and knowledge to protect themselves and their neighbors from becoming victims of crime. The Boulder City Police Officers also get involved with the Neighborhood Watch Program by providing other services designed to assist citizens.
- Operation Reminder - Operation Reminder leaves a notification on property regarding open doors, unsecured bicycles, and other security problems.
- Operation We Care - This program is a written venue enabling the citizens of Boulder City to bring nonemergency problem areas to the attention of the Police Department.
- Property Watch - Providing some peace of mind for Boulder City residents, Property Watch ensures that their home is being looked after while they are out of town.