City of Binghamton, New York

Crime Prevention Unit

The Crime Prevention Unit provides a myriad of programs and initiatives aimed at reducing criminal opportunity involving the citizens of our community. These include, but are not limited to, neighborhood watch programs, children and adult safety programs, robbery and theft prevention, sexual assault prevention, as well as gang and drug prevention / awareness programs.

In addition, the Crime Prevention Unit is responsible for hosting the highly successful Citizens Police Academy (CPA). The focus of the CPA is to provide the attendees with a basic understanding of how the various operational components of the Police Department are comprised and function.

For more information on any of these programs, please contact the Crime Prevention Unit at (607) 772-7093.