Crime Prevention Tips


Washington County in cooperation with the Minnesota Crime Preventions Association, provides information on the following crime prevention tips:
  • After School Safety (including latchkey kids)
  • Child Safety Seat Instruction
  • Bullying and Harassment
  • Burglary Prevention Tips at Open and Close of Business
  • Rural Crime Prevention
  • Charity Scams Prevention
  • Fish House Safety and Security
  • Halloween Safety Tips for Youth
  • Home Safety and Security
  • Identity Theft Prevention
  • Office Security and Workplace Violence
  • Personal Safety
  • Reducing False Alarms
  • Senior Safety
  • Stopping for Emergency Vehicles
  • Vacation Checks
  • Youth Online Safety
  • Theft from Auto
If you are interested in receiving information on any of the topics listed, complete the online request form and mail or email it to the Crime Prevention unit or call our non-emergency number 651-439-9381.