The Herndon Police Department offers a range of programs and activities to educate citizens about community policing and crime prevention to enhance safety and public awareness.  The Crime Prevention Officer provides a number of services to include security tips for individuals, homes and businesses, auto safety, ways to avoid becoming a victim of fraud, and information as to what neighbors can do to watch out for each other.

Certified Crime Prevention Community  
The Herndon Police Department is dedicated to its community and crime prevention efforts and meets the standards to be designated as a Certified Crime Prevention Community by the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services.  This certification consists of a defined set of rigorous standards related to community safety. 

Ways to get involved: 
For more information about the these programs, please contact our crime prevention officer.