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Report Suspicious Activity
to the Columbus Police at 614-645-4545

Don’t expect someone else to call because they just might not! Reporting suspicious activity will alert the police to potential issues and may provide a link to missing information. Always include a specific location and thorough description of the activity and/or persons.


BOLO Alerts & Safety Tips

Our facebook page is a great way to get alerts, tips and other information out to hundreds of members right away. When warranted, an email notification will also be sent. Please feel free to post on our facebook wall.


Avoid the inconvenience and costliness of having your car towed by signing up for text message reminders about street sweeping.

Enter your phone number and choose the groups you’d like to join. “Circles”, “TowIV”  for Italian Village and “TowNeil”  for Neil Ave will register you to receive reminders about street sweeping.

Chose “SNBW”  to receive text messages about crime and safety-related emergencies in the Short North (infrequent and emergencies only)

Daily Vigilance

Eyes and ears are our best tools at keeping the neighborhood safe. Neighbors and members should be vigilant while at home and in the neighborhood. Crimes can happen at any time, day or night.

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