Hills Fleurieu LSA

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NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH

Neighbourhood Watch is a community based crime prevention programme with the intention of the community and police working together to minimize crime.   

If you would like to learn more about the WatchSA programme or to become a volunteer in the Hills Fleurieu Local Service Area please call the Crime Prevention Section on 8398 1753.

 

Important phone numbers

Police assistance - 131444.

Emergency - 000

If you wish to report information to Police and you would like to remain anonymous, please call BankSA Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000.

 

 

OBJECTIVES OF NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH

The objectives are to:

  • minimize the incidence of preventable crime;
  • promote the necessity of reporting crime and suspicious activities;
  • aid the police role by improving the quality of information and support provided by members of the public;
  • improve the level of home and personal security;
  • reduce the fear of crime;
  • deter criminal activity by increasing the probability of apprehension by police;
  • develop a greater sense of neighbourly cooperation and responsibility;
  • enhance the relationship between police and residents; and
  • provide information on police procedures and structures.