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Crime Prevention provides education, support and innovative programs to help prevent crime.

Crime Prevention Programs:


40 Dev40 Developmental Assetselopmental Assets - The Search Institute describes these assets as 40 common sense, positive experiences and qualities that help young people become caring, responsible, successful adults. Grande Prairie Crime Prevention supports this approach to positive youth development.

Best Bar NoneBest Bar None - Aims to reduce alcohol-related problems and increase nightlife safety for residents of Grande Prairie.

Bullying thumbnailBullying Bylaw Initiative - This bylaw holds bullies accountable for their behaviour and gives them support and resources to to resolve their pattern of bullying.

help for youthChild & Youth Intervention Program - Having problems with your child or teen?   The Child & Youth Intervention  Program offers support to families with kids who are struggling.

Labelled Community Barbecue Rental - Need a barbecue for a large gathering? Check out the Crime Prevention Community barbecue available for community members.
ConversationConversation Café - Neighbourhood Conversation Cafés are brainstorming sessions involving members of the Grande Prairie community to help build a friendly and safe community. We discuss some of Grande Prairie's crime-related problems and possible solutions.

clappingCrime Prevention Awards - Each year Grande Prairie Crime Prevention honours community partners and valued volunteers with the Crime Prevention Award.

CPTED and safe growthCrime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) and SafeGrowth - Neighbourhood-based processes that encourage safe revitalization of a community or target area. It allows community developers, planners and law enforcement to integrate services purposefully and improve safety in neighbourhoods

CultuCIA Thumbnailral Integration Academy- Creating partners in crime prevention through the education and integration of immigrant youth and families.

Game nightFamily Game Night Activity Kit - This kit contains games for all ages that you can borrow for FREE! Everything from classics like Battleship and Snakes and Ladders to modern games like Cranium. Check it out!

 GP HEAT LogoGP H.E.A.T. - Grande Prairie Help End Auto Theft a campaign aimed at educating the public on how they can better protect themselves and their valuables from theft of and from their vehicles.
Graffiti Management - Reducing graffiti in our Community: Record, Report, Remove!Graffiti
LunchSeries & Learn Series - Bring your lunch and join us on the first Thursday of each month at Noon for an exciting FREE presentation about important issues affecting our community.
host a block partyNeighbourhood Activity Kits - The FREE Activity Kit contains items that help make any neighbourhood get-together a great success: Outdoor toys and games for the entire family, BBQ supplies, and a how-to guide that can walk you through the planning and executing of your event.
Neighbourhood Eye Logo GraphicThe City of Grande Prairie Neighbourhood Associations and Crime Prevention have come together to establish the Neighbourhood Eye patrol initiative.
no gang clothesNo Gang Colours Program - This program is one method of delivering the message that criminal gangs are not welcome in our community. It is an extension of the popular “No Shirt – No Shoes – No Service” program. 
Pos Ticket ThumbnailPositive Ticket - This program helps children and youth in the community build attributes of good citizenship by rewarding positive acts.
report a drug houseReport a Drug House - This program encourages Grande Prairie and Area residents to report suspected drug houses within their community to the RCMP. 
report a johnReport a John - Assist us in the tracking of John activity, activity of prostitutes' clients, in your community. Street prostitution and related activities harm children, adults, families, communities, and the city.
RepoCrime Thumbnailrt Crime- Sharing information you have about a crime or someone involved in committing a crime can help solve cases and prevent future crimes from taking place.

GraffitiReport Graffiti - Assist us by reporting graffiti in your area. This initiative is designed as a tool to help people clean up graffiti in their area and to deter graffiti taggers from vandalizing property.

resource libraryResource Library - Crime Prevention has a resource library for anyone in our community to utilize free of charge. If you, your family or friends are looking for information about such topics as drug abuse, family violence, bullying, or parenting, we have a variety of resources to lend you. 
SaSafeGrowth BannerfeGrowth Matching Grant - Enables business, neighbourhood associations and not for profit groups to apply for up to $2,500 in matching grants to help make improvements to their site which will assist in making their areas feel safer and more connected.
Say HSay Hii Initiative - Is a program initiated by the Building Neighbourhood Connections Committee, encouraging everybody to remember that saying "Hi" is crucial to helping build a connected, safer community.
become a sponsorSponsorship - We appreciate any sponsorship from small to large and make sure to honour our sponsors through signage and public recognition. Every donation or sponsored event allows our community to grow closer, stronger and safer. 
Wrapped Utility Box - SwanUtility Box Beautification Program - The goal of this program is to deter graffiti and beautify the community while showcasing local artists.

 

Last updated: 8/15/2017 11:50:30 AM