Category Archives: Neighbourhood Watch

Weekly bulletins from our neighbourhood police department.

Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2020-11-30

This week’s topics:

  • Re-fill Project – Personal hygiene product donations.
  • Festive RIDE campaign – Drunk driving discouragement.
  • Attempted abduction of a child – Kanata, mentioned a few weeks ago.
  • Safety tips for making private sales.

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Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2020-11-16

This week’s topics:

  • Community engagement contributes to 39 % of crime gun reporting.

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Discarded Syringes

Subject: Fwd: Are any other CAs experiencing an uptake of discarded needles in public places?
Date: Mon, 9 Nov 2020 18:36:55 -0500
From: Heather Pearl

A number of Kitchissippi Community Associations report that residents have found discarded syringes in their neighbourhoods. The reports are broadly based, with some homeowners even having found needles on their own properties. Please report immediately to the NCC or the City (and c.c. the CPCA Board for our information) if you see discarded syringes.

NCC lands discarded syringe pickup:

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Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2020-11-09

This week’s topics:

  • Attempted abduction of a child – Kanata.
  • Successful outcome for Centretown Neighbourhood Resource Team.
  • Stolen bikes recovered.

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Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2020-11-04

This week’s topics:

  • Highlights of the OPS 2021 Draft Operating and Capital Budget.
  • Crime Prevention Ottawa awards.
  • Police Reporting Unit hours.
  • New Neighbourhood Resource Team in Centretown.

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Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2020-10-26

This week’s topics:

  • Statement from the Ottawa Police Service – About Abdirahman Abdi’s death.

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Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2020-10-05

This week’s topics:

  • Make road safety a priority – Impaired driving & not stopping.
  • Protect your vehicle from car thieves – 11 luxury thefts this week.

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