WITH WARMER WEATHER
Be alert, observe and act when you spot
punks casing our hood, or hanging out
at Buckingham Pond Park , Greenway
and Crestwood Plaza.
Expect an increase in home/ car break
ins and street robberies.
Every resident of our neighborhood is
part of our neighborhood watch.
Carry your cell phones, keyed in to the
APD Center Station 458 5660, when
you are out and about walking your
pets, jogging or driving. Key in the
Anti-Terror Hotline number too.
Keep the above number, and NYS Anti-
Terror Hotline number :
1 866 SAFE NYS (723 3697) next to your
land line home phones.
We have been warned to expect Al Qaida
attacks on the Home Front. They have
already occurred and more are in the
What are potential targets in our hood?
Think, hospitals, schools, gas stations
power lines, natural gas line, water and
sewer infrastructure, churches, synagogues
Al Qaida, and related groups, attack at
symbolic times and places. Think Passover
We have to crack down on domestic street
thugs, drug dealers and violent predators
because they are the natural allies of the
foreign terrorists, who are sworn to destroy
us, our way of life and America.
Here is the latest alert fom the APD:
Neighborhood Association Presidents and Addressees,
Please read and forward the following information to all of your members, students, employees and local businesses:
Broken Windows of Vehicles
Since Saturday, March 13th, there have been a number of incidents involving broken windows on vehicles. In all of the incidents, windows were broken, and in (9) of the incidents various electronic items were stolen. In (2) incidents, the methods of breaking the windows were determined to be a brick and a sparkplug. In (2) of the incidents suspects were described as 2 black males, 14-15 years of age, approx 5'4" and 140 lbs. Most of the incidents occurred during the evening hours.
Vehicle Safety Tips
ü When parking your vehicle, be certain to lock your doors and windows.
ü Secure your valuables. Thieves are frequently attracted to items such as GPS Systems, IPods, Cell Phones, Loose Change in Holders, Laptop Computers, etc. that are left exposed in a vehicle.
ü When possible, please take any valuables with you.
ü During night hours, please be certain to park your car in a well lit area.
ü Have your key ready when you go back to your car.
ü Do not leave your car running and unattended!
“If you see something, Say Something.”
Please report all suspicious person(s) or activities to the Albany Police Department
Your neighborhood association and neighborhood
watch works ....when you do.
Officer Janet Parker
Albany Police Department
Community Services Unit
536 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203
Office: (518) 458-5668
Fax: (518) 458-5662
Labels: NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH/CRIME