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Washington, DC Crime Map And Stats

We all wonder if we live in a safe and secure area, but how will yours compare with the larger community? Look at this Washington, DC crime map and figure out how your area stacks up. Then take a quick glance at some methods to make your family and city more safe and sound.

Washington, DC Crime Map

This Washington, DC Crime Map shows a heat map of known crime in your community. Darker areas signify a larger number of events in relation to the surrounding area. Zoom in and out by using the - and + icons, respectively.

5 Ways You Can Help Keep Your Neighborhood Safe And Secure

While no neighborhood is devoid of violations, there's a lot you can do regarding community safety. Check out these 5 quick guidelines to keep your community both inviting and secure.

Look out for your neighbors: The more you know different community members, the easier it will be to depend on one another. Many blocks in Washington, DC have also started a coordinated neighborhood watch.

Install a monitored security system: If a robber sets off a motion sensor, it should dissuade them from lurking around that same street for a while. Your security cameras might also catch vandals going through your yard when fleeing from the scene of a crime.

Keep valuables hidden in your car: Leaving your wallet, laptop, or mobile phone in your car can be a reason for a vehicular break-in. Always remember to carry in any personal or expensive items or store them in a safe place like in a console compartment or trunk.

Install motion lights: Wannabe intruders hate light. By putting up sensored lighting over a deck or a rear door, you may prevent a burglary before it happens.

Alert neighbors to when you’re not home: Let a friend know when you leave to go on vacation, and leave them a front door key or door lock code to check-in periodically. Although, keep your vacation plans off Facebook if at all possible.

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