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PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE

Purpose:  Provide education and leadership to address local public safety issues.  

    Activities

 

  • Conduct monthly educational and informational meetings on public safety
  • Promote a good working relationship between citizens and law enforcement officers
  • Act as a liaison between Carrick and Zone 3 Police Station Public Safety Council
  • Advocate for appropriate response from Pittsburgh Public Safety Departments, as needed
  • Involve citizens in combating graffiti and reporting crimes to improve the environment in Carrick and surrounding areas
  • Committee members regularly attend public safety meetings conducted by both the local police department as well as city sponsored meetings
  • Encourages streets to from Block Watches and maintain contact with those Bloc Watch Captains.

Current Initiatives

 

  • Active Membership with Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group, Safe Neighborhoods Network
  • Formal block watch program in the Carrick community in conjunction with the Overbrook Community Council

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