WHAT IS BUSINESS WATCH?
Modeled after Neighborhood Watch, Business Watch takes the "neighbors looking out for neighbors" concept to the commercial level. Creating a partnership between businesses, law enforcement, and other organizations that represent business interests. The Business Watch philosophy is straightforward - take control of what happens in your business community and lessen your chances of becoming a victim.
Business Watches actively reduce and prevent crime through cooperation and education. Programs vary according to need; however, successful groups adhere to these fundamental steps:
WHY BE PART OF BUSINESS WATCH?
When you start a Business Watch program on your street or block, or within your shopping center or mall, you take an important step toward a safer environment for yourself, your employees, your customers - and your community as a whole. In addition to reducing crime, Business Watch offers many other benefits including opportunities to:
Please complete the Business Emergency Contact Information Form.
If you have any questions, please email Crime Prevention Tech Nicole Neis or call 763-576-2807.