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Community Safety News and Tips

Keeping Burnaby a safe place to live, work and play is everyone's responsibility. Being in the know with the latest safety news and relevant RCMP, City and community initiatives is one way to assume this responsibility.

Burnaby RCMP Crime Prevention Unit Tips

Crime Prevention Unit logoThe Burnaby RCMP Crime Prevention Unit provides regularly updated safety and security tips, relevant to current reported crime trends.

2019 2018 2017
  • October - Preventing Theft from Underground Parkades & Storage Lockers 
  • April / May - Online Safety and Fraud Awareness / Public Safety / Motorcycle Awareness / Emergency Preparedness
  • February / March - Block Watch Information Sessions / Driving with the Family / Mental Health and Adult Safety
2016 2015
  • May - Spring Residential Security
  • April - Keys Should Be Treated Like Cash: Vehicle Security
  • March - Home Sweet Home! House and Apartment Security
  • February - Personal and Garage Security Tips
  • January - Pyramid Auto Theft Prevention
  • December - Mail & Identity Theft Security
  • November - Using Technology to Create an Easy Household Inventory
  • October - Motorcycle Theft Prevention

InfoBurnaby Community Safety Features

Crime prevention tips and safety information is published in InfoBurnaby, the City's official quarterly newsletter that is distributed to Burnaby households and businesses.

  • Winter - Pedestrian Safety: Practice Taking it SLOW
  • Spring - Burnaby RCMP to Develop New Strategic Plan
  • Summer - Vacation Security
  • Fall - Pedestrian Safety: Look and Be Seen
  • Winter - Block Watch Helps Protect Your Home
  • Spring - Protect Your Bicycle From Theft at Home
  • Summer - Summer Safety Tips
  • Fall - Take Steps to Prevent Identity Theft
  • Winter - Digital Device Theft
  • Spring - Emergency Preparedness
  • Summer - Yield to Emergency Vehicles
  • Winter - Be Winter-Wise: Prepare for an Emergency
  • Spring - See Something Say Something
  • Summer - Safe Cycling Tips
  • Fall - Be Safe Be Seen
  • Winter - 10 Tips for Preventing Fraud and Identity Theft
  • Spring - When and How to use 9-1-1
  • Summer - Safety Tips for Seniors
  • Fall - Fireworks — Enjoy Them Safely and Legally

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