Category Archives: Neighbourhood Watch

Weekly bulletins from our neighbourhood police department.

Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2017-12-11

This week’s topics:

  • Missing youth.
  • MEGA-RIDE program no. 1 – Stopping traffic to look for drunk drivers.
  • Information Session and PREP Test workshop.
  • STEP in December – Impaired driving and bad lane changing.
  • Ottawa Police Service holiday hours.

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Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2017-12-04

This week’s topics:

  • How secure is your bike?
  • Packages Stolen.

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Urgently need volunteer for Neighbourhood Watch Coordinator position

We urgently need to find a community volunteer to take on the role of Neighbourhood Watch Coordinatoras if no replacement is found by Dec 31 the program will be cancelled from our neighbourhood.

We believe this program is well worth our efforts in trying to save, as it affects the safety and wellness of our community as a whole.

I am asking if you could use your personal network of friends and neighbours living in Champlain Park if they would be interested in volunteering for this position.  We are also looking for additional Block Captains to support the program.
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Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2017-11-27

This week’s topics:

  • Distracted driving is expensive – People don’t even notice the police officers issuing $490 tickets.

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High Tech Car Key Security

Following up on https://champlainpark.org/2017/10/26/thefts-from-vehicles/ there’s a story about unlocking electronic key fob cars:

From: “Neilly, Dawn R”
Date: November 21, 2017 at 1:09:03 PM EST
Subject: RE: theft from vehicle

Hi Everyone,

I found this article in the CAA magazine it’s on page 8 from the below link or I took a snip of it above. It’s a good read and I wanted to share as again we do get a lot of theft from vehicles.

http://caaneo.ca/sites/all/files/CAA%20Magazine%20-%20Winter%202017.pdf

Take care
Dawn

Cst. Dawn Neilly-Sylvestre| Badge #1520
Community Police Centre – 1064 Wellington St
Ottawa Police Service | P.O. Box 9634, Station T, Ottawa, Ontario K1G 6H5
613.236.1222, Ext: 5871 | 613-295-2790| neillyd@ottawapolice.ca

Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2017-11-20

This week’s topics:

  • Missing elderly woman.
  • OPS 2018 Budget – +25 officers, 2% tax increase.
  • OPS partnership with MedicAlert Foundation Canada – Information in emergencies.

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Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2017-11-06

This week’s topics:

  • Bike safety campaign – Night lights.
  • Crime Prevention Week activities – Personal safety tips.
  • STEP in November – Red light running and Stop signs (strangely similar levels of destruction).
  • Human Rights Learning Forum – Understanding Indigenous history.

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