Crime Prevention Tips

  1. Home Doors & Locks

    Learn helpful tips regarding your home doors and locks.

  2. House Watch Program

    If you are going on vacation or plan to be away from home for an extended period of time, the Hamilton Police Department will keep a check on your house.

  3. Litter Prevention

    Research and experience prove that litter attracts more litter.

  4. National Bicycle Registry Program

    Since 1984, the National Bike Registry (NBR®) has been working with law enforcement to return stolen bikes to their rightful owners.

  5. Neighborhood Watch Program

    Get information about the Neighborhood Watch Program.

  6. Personal Safety

    Review some helpful tips for personal safety.

  7. Phishing

    The act of sending email to a user falsely claiming to be an established legitimate enterprise in an attempt to scam the user into surrendering private information that will be used for identity theft.

  8. Report It - Online Property Inventory

    Report It is an online service allowing people to record serial numbers and upload images for phones, electronics, and other valuables.

  9. Security

    Be secure in your apartment, home, automobile, etc.

  10. Senior Telemarketing Fraud Prevention

    Many legitimate companies and charities solicit consumers by telephone and consider it an effective way to raise money or increase company business. Unfortunately, others are simply up to no good.

  11. Theft From Motor Vehicles

    Most thefts from vehicles take place during the late night hours, however we have seen thefts from motor vehicles during the day.