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BOGGY CLEAN-UP

Need to mark your calendars. In April, many of our community residents and Neighborhood Watch Members will help and be a part of the clean-up at Boggy. We all know this area is special and important to our community. Plan to participate, tell your neighbors and join our neighborhood watch program, portoconnorwatch.com. The Clean-Up is […]

The Evolving Neighborhood Watch

The Evolving Neighborhood Watch In the aftermath of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, the need for strengthening and securing our communities has become more critical and, as a result, Neighborhood Watch groups have taken on greater significance. In addition to serving a crime prevention role, Neighborhood Watch can also be used as the basis […]

The History of Neighborhood Watch

The History of Neighborhood Watch Neighborhood Watch is one of the oldest and well-known crime prevention concepts in North America. The program has roots dating back to the days of colonial settlements, when night watchmen patrolled the streets. In the late 1960s, Neighborhood Watch came to the prominence due to an increase in crime rates. […]