Celebrate a safer Ottawa

Join us for the 10th annual Crime Prevention Ottawa Awards at Ottawa City Hall on Monday, November 5, 2018. Learn More

Cootie Catchers for Kids

We’ve launched a fun, interactive cootie catcher to get kids talking about social media safety. There’s a parent tip sheet too. Download and share these great tools today. Learn More

Working together to make a difference

At Crime Prevention Ottawa, we work closely with local residents, government, police, school boards, businesses, community services, child protection and other partners to reduce crime and build safer communities. So join us! After all, there is strength in numbers.

Spotlight on
our research

Challenges Associated with Community Development in Apartment Buildings

Our featured presentation

Leaving Criminal Youth Gangs: Exit Strategies and Programs


Tap into our crime prevention research, Neighbourhood Toolkit and publications.

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