Our goal is to to empower individuals to take responsibility for their safety and well being.
Monday - Thursday
7 a.m. - 5:30 p.
The Crime Prevention Program works to reduce crime through community education. Our goal is to to empower individuals to take responsibility for their safety and well being at school, home, work or play. We encourage them to work as a team with law enforcement officers.
We actively teach people:
- how crime prevention relates to them
- how to anticipate, recognize and assess a a crime risk
- how to initiate action to reduce or remove the threat of crime
The Crime Prevention Program serves the Davis campus and UC Davis Medical Center communities, including numerous UC Davis Medical Groups, Primary Care Clinics, and research/teaching facilities located throughout Northern California.
Crime Prevention Services
Security alarm assessments. The Crime Prevention Unit is responsible for assessing all requests for a security alarm system and for conducting a written, confidential security survey for each request. Security Alarm Monitoring Information
Facility-related services. Our staff actively participate in the planning of all new building projects and advise campus architects and engineers on secure building design, placing emphasis on the personal safety of building occupants.
Education and training. We provide crime prevention resources, including written guidelines and tip sheets as well as classroom presentations on general and specific crime prevention topics such as personal safety, office and facility security, workplace violence, suspicious package recognition, managing angry clients and other subjects as requested.
Communication. We prepare and distribute Crime Alerts and informational bulletins on campus via e-mail and fax and/or our web site.