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Nov 24, 2008

The National Crime Prevention Council says travel safety has taken on a new meaning during these tough economic times. The organization best known for its icon, McGruff the Crime Dog, says...

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Oct 29, 2008

NCPC and Metro Combat Recent Rise in Vehicle and Property Theft McGruff the Crime Dog and the transit police of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority will hand out crime prevention...

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Oct 27, 2008

All Hallows Eve is just around the corner. Children anticipate this holiday with excitement, whereas parents spend the 31st of October fraught with fright. How can parents ensure that the only...

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Oct 2, 2008

At a time when the country is troubled by economic difficulties and continuing problems with crime, Crime Prevention Month gives communities across the country an opportunity to band together,...

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Sep 17, 2008

The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) has something new to help quell the fear of citizens if crime strikes their community. NCPC, best known for its icon McGruff the Crime Dog, today...

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Sep 15, 2008
Communities across the country band together to fight crime

The National Sheriffs' Association (NSA) and the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) are excited to announce that more than 125 communities across the country will be participating in...

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Aug 12, 2008

As the summer heat fades to memory and the leaves begin to fall, children of all ages will file back to school all across America. The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) wants to ensure that...

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Apr 9, 2008
National Group Says Videotaped Beating Combines the Worst of Playground and Online Bullying Behavior

Were the teens seeking cyberbullying fame when they posted a videotaped beating of another teen? The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) says this latest incident shows the harsh reality of...

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Mar 5, 2008
New Ad Highlights a Growing Internet Problem Usually Associated With Girls

A survey commissioned by the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) shows 37 percent of boys reported being victims of cyberbullying in 2006. In another finding, the study determined that...

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Feb 15, 2008

The recent school shooting at Northern Illinois University shows that we need to pay more attention to the warning signs of school violence, says the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC). The...

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Jan 17, 2008

The National Sheriffs' Association (NSA) and the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) have teamed up with the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), U.S. Department of Justice to tackle the rise...

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