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The National Crime Prevention Council works to help people keep themselves, their families, and their communities safe from crime. Best known for its icon McGruff the Crime Dog®, the agency has played a leading role in reducing crime rates across the United States and has taught millions of Americans how to protect themselves and “Take A Bite Out Of Crime®.”

This blog is meant to be a place to discuss the latest news and ideas in crime prevention. We invite you to comment on any post you'd like, especially if you have information to add, want to voice a different opinion, or want to share a new idea. All comments are moderated to reduce spam and profane language, but we will post your comment as soon as we can.

For crime prevention resources and more information about NCPC, visit