Crime Prevention

Crime Prevention

Crime Prevention Unit

Jennifer Crosby
Police Service Technician &
Crime Prevention Specialist
(510) 577-3228

To enhance the San Leandro Police Department's level of customer service, a Crime Prevention Specialist has been assigned to provide crime prevention education to our residents and business community. The San Leandro Police Department offers various programs on crime prevention and crime awareness which are provided to neighborhood groups and crime victims to ensure that they know how to protect themselves against future crimes.

The City's Crime Prevention Unit has been trained and certified in the areas of residential and business security as well as CPTED (Crime Prevention through Environmental Design). They review site development plans for security issues prior to construction of new buildings and facilities.

Our Crime Prevention Unit is available to answer questions and provide presentations to groups of all ages, including: schools, neighborhoods, seniors, business groups, volunteer organizations and others.

Our Crime Prevention Unit can provide information to community members on topics such as:

  • Identity Theft
  • Vehicle Security
  • Personal Safety & Security
  • Fraud/Scams
  • Child Safety
  • Safety Tips for Runners & Walkers
  • Elder Abuse
  • Workplace Violence
  • Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED)
  • 911 and Your Cell Phone
  • When to Call Police
  • How to be a Good Witness
  • Robbery
  • Burglary
  • Shoplifting & Embezzlement
  • Suspicious Activity