Our Crime Prevention’s mission is to enable people to create safe and more caring communities by addressing the causes of crime and violence and reducing the opportunities for crime to occur. We offer a variety of crime prevention programs and services to meet your crime prevention needs. All of the programs are presented FREE of charge to public and private groups, and are tailored to the specific audience, schedule permitting. Crime Prevention Officers, including citizen volunteers, present programs upon request and attend special events held in Marion County and the City of Ocala.
- Neighborhood Watch meetings year round
- Community safety presentations
- Activities for children, including summer programs
- Programs in crime prevention are available in a wide variety of subject areas