Special Feature: Celebrate Safe Communities - Families, Homes and Self-Protection


IACP Project Safe Neighborhoods: Firearms in the Home
Bureau of Justice Assistance-Sponsored, September 2016
Don't Be Fooled—Are you about to buy a rebuilt wreck or a cloned car?
Bureau of Justice Assistance, September 2009
Thefts of and from Cars on Residential Streets and Driveways
Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, February 2007
Motor Vehicle Theft Prevention Precautions
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, September 2006
Assessing Trends and Best Practices of Motor Vehicle Theft Prevention Programs, Final Report
National Institute of Justice-Sponsored, February 2005
Project ChildSafe
Bureau of Justice Assistance, May 2004
Thefts of and From Cars in Parking Facilities
Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, January 2002
Personal Safety for Children: A Guide for Parents
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, 2002
Telemarketing Fraud Prevention, Public Awareness, and Training Activities
Office for Victims of Crime, August 1998
The Watch Your Car Program
Bureau of Justice Assistance, February 1998
A Parent's Guide to Internet Safety
Federal Bureau of Investigation, No publication date indicated

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