Providence Village, Providence Oaks, and Country Trails Neighborhood Watch Meeting - 3/27/14

Area: 
Providence Village, Providence Oaks, and Country Trails
Recording: 

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Providence Village, Providence Oaks, and Country Trails had their most recent Neighborhood Watch meeting on 03/27/14. The meeting was facilitated by Officer Marty DePerte. Officers Snyder, Ruth, Hansen, and Hamann also attended.

The next regularly-scheduled neighborhood watch meeting for the area is slated for September 25th, 2014; sooner should the need arise. An official notice will be circulated when the date is closer.

Police Activity Summary (Providence Village):

In Providence Village 394 police calls for service were generated during all of 2013. Historically, the annual average is 346.

28 of the calls received during 2013 were for Illinois Uniform Crime Report (IUCR) crimes. Historically, the annual average is 21.5. The rest of the police calls are considered quasi-criminal, traffic, and service-related.

Since January 2008, 2,079 calls for service have been responded to in the neighborhood; 129 of them IUCR crimes. The calls for service to IUCR crime ratio in the area is 6.26%.

Police Activity Summary (Providence Oaks and Country Trails):

In Providence Oaks and Country Trails 412 police calls for service were generated during all of 2013. Historically, the annual average is 396.

21 of the calls received during 2013 were for Illinois Uniform Crime Report (IUCR) crimes. Historically, the annual average is 22. The rest of the police calls are considered quasi-criminal, traffic, and service-related.

Since January 2008, 2,380 calls for service have been responded to in the neighborhoods; 132 of them IUCR crimes. The calls for service to IUCR crime ratio in the area is 5.84%.

Training:

Officers Kelly Hansen and Dan Ruth gave the group a presentation on the myths and realities of sex offender registration laws.

Odds and Ends:

Again, the next regularly-scheduled neighborhood watch meeting for the area is slated for September 25th, 2014; sooner should the need arise.

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