We know that when the well-being of all people matters then social justice and positive change follow.
A safe and promising future for all people in our community.
We advance ideas and actions that alleviate root causes of crime and improve social well-being.
Collaboration – We believe that crime prevention cannot be done by any one person or organization. It takes all of us working together in partnership.
Commitment – We believe that the creation of a safe and promising future for all people in our community takes time and perseverance.
Compassion – We believe that a compassionate world is a peaceful world and this becomes possible when everyone is treated with dignity, equity and respect.
Courage – We believe in honest dialogue, challenging misconceptions, facing uncertainty and, at times, making bold decisions.
We engage and connect citizens, decision makers and service providers in order to reduce and prevent crime, victimization and fear of crime through:
- Information sharing
- Public education and awareness raising
- Promotion of partnerships
- Focused problem solving
- Evidence based interventions
- Policy development
- Advocating for change
- Support of grassroots initiatives
- Advising local government
- Capacity building