Official website for the City of Aurora, Illinois. Mayor Robert J. O'Connor

Crime Prevention

The Aurora Police Department stresses crime prevention 365 days a year and offers many Crime Prevention programs to the community.

Here are a few of the programs offered by the Aurora Police Department. For more information, call the Aurora Police Department at (630) 256-5000. Speakers are available for both small and large group presentations.


  • Beat Auto Theft “BAT”
  • Armed Robbery Prevention
  • Baby-sitting Safety
  • Bicycle Safety
  • Child Fingerprinting for Identification
  • Child Personal Safety: “Stranger Danger”
  • Citizen Police Academy
  • Citizen Ride-a-long Program
  • Community Policing Information
  • Domestic Violence Program
  • Driving Safety
  • Drug and Alcohol Prevention Program
  • Employee Safety
  • Gang Awareness Presentation
  • General Personal Safety for Everyone
  • Gun Safety
  • Halloween Safety
  • Home and Business Security Surveys
  • How and When to Report Suspicious Activity
  • How to be “Streetwise and Safe” (Rape Prevention)
  • K-9 Demo
  • Landlord/Tenant Training Program
  • Liquor Laws - ID Recognition Information
  • Locks, Alarms, and Security Hardware
  • Neighborhood Watch Group Set Up and Coordination
  • Personal Safety for Business Women
  • Realtor Safety
  • Roles and Duties of Your Police Officer
  • Scams and Other Con Games
  • School Crossing Guard Safety
  • Senior Citizen Crime Prevention
  • Shoplifting Prevention
  • Tours of the Aurora Police Department
  • Violence in the Workplace
  • Volunteer Programs and Citizen/Neighborhood Volunteer Groups in General
  • Volunteers in Policing Program
  • Volunteering - Emergency Volunteer Services

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