City’s Animal Care and Control Urges Public to Vaccinate Pets After Three Raccoons Found With Distemper Virus – Offers low cost vaccine clinics to protect pets
The Choking Game – Children are playing a potentially deadly game which can result in death or a near-death experience. Learn how to recognize the signs.
Spring/Summer Safety Tips – With the onset of spring and the upcoming summer season, offenders use this time as an opportunity to commit confidence crimes and burglaries for financial gain. The Chicago Police Department is offering the following information to help safeguard against these crimes.
Reporting Illegal Parties – Be aware of the possible indicators of an illegal party taking place within your community.
Alley Safety Tips – The City of Chicago offers residents alley safety tips such as how to secure their garages, back doors and gates.
Animal Cruelty – Animal fighting is one of the cruelest forms of animal abuse and is almost always connected with other criminal activities such as gambling, gang activity, drug trafficking and animal theft.
ATM Safety – Automatic teller machines (ATMs) have revolutionized the personal banking industry, providing unprecedented ease and convenience. But they have also created new opportunities for thieves and robbers. Here are some tips to keep you and your money secure while conducting all types of banking transactions.
Building Blocks for a Safer Neighborhood – The Chicago Police Department partners with the community to provide residents with some practical tips for building safer neighborhoods block by block.
Business Tips – These Business Tips are designed to help ensure that your business is an active partner in the City’s efforts to improve the quality of life in all of Chicago’s neighborhoods.
Child Safety Tips – Kids, here are some tips on what you should always do and never do to stay safe.
Halloween Safety Tips – Halloween is supposed to be a day of fun for all children, and by practicing some of these basic safety tips you can ensure yours is safe and enjoyable.
Holiday Safety Tips – Unfortunately, many criminals choose the holiday season to attack unsuspecting victims, which is why CAPS is offering these Holiday Safety Tips to help keep your holiday season safe.
Hot Weather Safety – Extreme heat and high humidity can be dangerous to anyone, but particularly to the elderly, infants, and young children, persons with disabilities and people on medication for chronic health problems. Here are some common sense tips for handling the heat
Personal Safety Tips – These Personal Safety Tips can lessen your chance of being a victim by making you more aware of possible offenders around you.
Safe and Sound – The City of Chicago provides safety tips such as being alert, following your instincts, and walking in numbers whenever possible so that you can recognize and avoid potential threats and always remain Safe and Sound.
Safe Building Tips for Landlords – The Chicago Police Department has enacted an ordinance to help deal with problem and abandoned buildings and provide Safe Building Tips for Landlords.
Safe Building Tips for Residents – The Chicago Police Department has enacted an ordinance to inform residents that they are vital to preventing the negative impact bad buildings have on the community by offering these Safe Building Tips for Residents.
School Safety Tips – These School Safety Tips can help keep our children, our schools and our neighborhoods safe.
Signs of Dogfighting: How to Spot It – Common signs of dogfighting and what you should do if you observe them.
Spring Cleanup Tips – The following Spring Cleanup Tips should help you build a cleaner and safer community this season and throughout the year.
Summer Safety Tips – To help you have a safe as well as enjoyable summer, the Chicago Police Department encourages you to keep the following Summer Safety Tips in mind.
Tips for Calling 911 and 311 – The Chicago Police Department provides Tips for Calling 911 and 311 in order for citizens to better understand what an emergency and non-emergency call entails.
What To Do If Stopped by the Police – These tips help to inform residents how dangerous the law enforcement profession is and that even though some of the safety procedures officers use may seem unnecessary, they are done to ensure both your safety.