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Dec 3, 2013
The National Crime Prevention Council and AlertID provide holiday shoppers with tips to remain safe from financial and physical crimes while they shop in stores

Arlington, VA; Las Vegas, Nevada; and Palo Alto, California (December 3, 2013) – Between the ubiquity of identity theft and the unfortunate occurrences of robberies and assaults, shoppers...

Nov 27, 2013
The National Crime Prevention Council provides tips to keep you clear of counterfeits when shopping online this holiday season

ARLINGTON, VA—November 27, 2013— The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) says the convenience of shopping online around the holidays can come at a great cost, because...

Nov 25, 2013

WASHINGTON — A group of federal partners at the National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center (IPR Center) teamed with industry and nonprofit organizations to warn consumers...

Oct 22, 2013

Las Vegas, Nevada; Palo Alto, California; and Arlington, VA (October 22, 2013) ― Halloween is one of the most anticipated nights of the year. AlertID and the National Crime Prevention Council,...

Oct 2, 2013
FINRA Foundation and NCPC Offer A New Resource for Your Financial Security this October

ARLINGTON, VA—Oct. 2, 2013—In 1984 The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) designated October as Crime Prevention Month. To mark Crime Prevention Month 2013, NCPC has announced...

Aug 15, 2013
The National Crime Prevention Council releases new bullying prevention video nationwide

ARLINGTON, VA—Aug 15, 2013—The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC), with support from the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS), U.S. Department of Justice, has...

Aug 6, 2013

Las Vegas, NV; Palo Alto, CA; and Arlington, VA – August 6, 2013 ― Kids around the country are getting ready to go back to school and their safety is always a top priority. Back to School...

Jun 27, 2013
Iconic symbol of the National Crime Prevention Council celebrates another successful year delivering crime prevention and safety information to communities nationwide

ARLINGTON, VA — June 27, 2013 — On July 1, 2013, the iconic symbol of crime prevention McGruff the Crime Dog® turns 33, signifying more than three decades of delivering crime...

Jun 25, 2013

ARLINGTON, VA and LAS VEGAS, NV– June 25, 2013 - July 4th is a fun travel time for families, and whether you will be attending a parade, enjoying a barbeque or traveling with family, it is...

May 23, 2013

ARLINGTON, VA and LAS VEGAS, NV– May 23, 2013 – According to The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, an estimated 800,000 children are reported missing each year, more...

Apr 26, 2013

ARLINGTON, Va. - April 26, 2013 — Anyone who visits a website seized by the government for counterfeiting violations will now be met with a public service announcement (PSA) that educates...