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National Crime Prevention Experts Gather in Calgary

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Article originally posted by the City of Calgary here. Calgary, AB – The City of Calgary is proud to host this year’s AGM and Conference of the Canadian Municipal Network on Crime Prevention (CMNCP) on May 17 and 18, 2018. Municipal and community leaders are gathering in Calgary to share best practices in community safety, discuss advances in crime prevention, and …

Spotlight on community safety strategies in Surrey

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« Surrey, BC – Representatives from cities across Canada came to Surrey yesterday to share best practices in public safety for local governments. Staff from various City teams, such as Bylaw, Parks, Recreation and Culture, Libraries, Police and Fire all shared examples of how they work together to ensure Surrey is the best place to live, work and play… » Read the …

Article: "Rethinking Crime Prevention at the Municipal Level"

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Rethinking Crime Prevention at the Municipal Level Read the Fall 2017 Municipal Voice article by CMNCP on why municipalities should invest in upstream crime prevention through social development. We now have evidence that municipalities across the country can lower their crime and victimization rates by investing in evidence-based prevention programs and initiatives; more specifically, by investing in young people through …

Article: "Moving Upstream: Rethinking Crime Prevention at the Municipal Level"

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Moving Upstream: Rethinking Crime Prevention at the Municipal Level Read the October Municipal World October article by CMNCP on why municipalities should invest in upstream crime prevention through social development. We now have evidence that municipalities across the country can lower their crime and victimization rates by investing in evidence-based prevention programs and initiatives; more specifically, by investing in young …

Why municipalities should invest in upstream crime prevention through social development: CMNCP partner Irvin Waller speaks to Ottawa’s 1310 news

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Listen to crime prevention specialist Irvin Waller explain to Ottawa’s 1310 news why municipalities should increase investment in effective, evidence-based and collaborative pre crime prevention strategies, and what steps they can take to prevent crime at a municipal level. Listen to the interview below. Click here to access the Action Brief.