Peel Regional Police promote Crime Prevention Academy


THE Crime Prevention Bureau at Peel Regional Police are offering a comprehensive learning session for interested community members. The Crime Prevention Academy is open to persons 16 years and older who a either live, work or play in the Region of Peel.

The academy is delivered over six consecutive week nights and will teach attendees how to keep themselves, their loved ones, their property and work place safe.

The academy is free of charge.  Seating is limited and will be awarded on a first-come/first-served basis. A certificate of achievement will be presented at the completion of all six sessions.

Lectures in the Crime Prevention Academy will include:

  • Police Introduction and Communications, Crime and Prevention
  • Home Security, CPTED, The Law and You, Burglary
  •  Personal Safety, Travel Safety, Residential Alarms
  • Frauds, Counterfeit Detection, Computer Safety
  • Vehicle Related Crime, Auto Theft, Collisions, Buying a Used Vehicle
  • Dealing with Common Neighbourhood Problems.

WHAT:          Peel Regional Police Crime Prevention Academy

WHERE:       Emil V. Kolb Centre for Police Excellence

180 Derry Road East, Mississauga

Community Room

WHEN:          Tuesday September 29

Tuesday October 6

Tuesday October 13

Tuesday October 20

Tuesday October 27

Tuesday November 3

TIME:            7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. each day


Or by calling Crime Prevention Services at (905) 453-3311, extension 4021 and speak to any Crime Prevention on-duty officer.

You can also contact Sergeant Jay Hodgson at 905-453-2121, extension 4020, for other Crime Prevention strategies.