Gilbert Crime Prevention Programs and Services
The main goal of Crime Prevention is to provide programs and services offered by the Town of Gilbert Police Department to better assist and educate citizens.
If you have a question concerning the programs listed on this page you can email the Crime Prevention Team.
Shred-a-Thon! - Wednesday, November 6, 2013 - 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Costco parking lot, 2887 S. Market St. Gilbert, AZ
Citizens' Police Academy
Check back for information on our Fall 2013 Academy.
· Free VIN Etching Event
· Police Department Tours
· Submit a Crime Tip, Special Patrol Request, or Report Suspicious Activity/Traffic Concerns
· Request Vacation Watch
· G.A.I.N. (Getting Arizona Involved in Neighborhoods)
· Automobile Theft Reduction Program
· Neighborhood Block Watch Program
· Operation Identification Program
· Crime Free Multi-Housing Program
· Lock'em Out Program
· Business Watch
· Self-Awareness Class for Women
· Child ID/Fingerprint Clinic
Check Email Scams
- Snopes – Use the sites “search” mode to find out information on emails prior to forwarding.
Credit Reporting Agencies
- Equifax - one of the three major credit reporting agencies. You can request a copy of your credit report.
- Experian - one of the three major credit reporting agencies. You can request a copy of your credit report.
- Trans Union - one of the three major credit reporting agencies. You can request a copy of your credit report.
Identity Theft Prevention
- Direct Marketing Association - go there to remove your email address from the direct marketing lists
- Do Not Call Registry - The National Do Not Call Registry gives you a choice about whether to receive telemarketing calls at home.
- Federal Trade Commission's Identity Theft page
- ID Theft Services - a non-profit organization that helps victims of identity theft
- Identity Theft Resource Center - a non-profit organization that helps educate people and helps victims.
- National Check Fraud Center
- Upcoming Maricopa County Programs/Events – to include local shred events.
Neighborhood Watch Program
Internet Fraud Information
If you need to report an Internet fraud crime occurring in Gilbert, please contact the police department at (480) 503-6500.