NOTICE: Gilbert is rolling out new residential trash, recycling and bulk trash pickup schedules for all residents on Monday, January 4, 2016. Trash and recycling containers will be picked up on the same day and bulk trash pickup will continue to be offered one week per zone each month. VIEW your new pickup schedule.

Personal Safety Tips


Take an active role in your own safety

Always be Aware
  • Remain alert at all times - pay attention to your surroundings. 
  • Be aware of your surroundings and the people around you.
  • Don't be afraid to get other's attention and help.
  • Take steps to distance yourself from the situation before an attack begins.
Have a Plan
  • Visualize what you would do if confronted (run away and yell).
  • Carry a cell phone and have it ready to use.
  • Let it go if your bag is snatched.
  • Have a companion - there is safety in numbers.
  • Trust your instincts - if you feel uncomfortable in any situation, leave.
  • Carry a whistle - don't be afraid to offend someone by using it.
Call the Police
  • Call the Police first.
  • Report ANY suspicious behavior. 
Silent Witness

silent-witnessCall 480-WITNESS OR 480-TESTIGO
Visit the Silent Witness website
Crime Stop 602-262-6151