*Residential and Construction Burglary Prevention Tips
*2015 Taraval Station Community Meeting Dates
|Next Taraval Community Meeting: Tuesday – March 17, 2015, 7pm – 8pm
at Taraval Station Community Room on 2345 24th Avenue
Please read Captain’s News – March 2015…
Captain David Lazar of Central Station and Captain Robert O’Sullivan of Bayview Station each hosted a press conference with the SF Safety Awareness For Everyone (SAFE) to remind our Asian communities to be on the lookout for criminals during the Lunar New Year celebrations!
Check-out Supervisor Katy Tang’s February 2015 Newsletter. There is also a Chinese version.
2015 SAFE Lunar New Year Press Conferences to be held in Chinatown’s Dragon Gate and in the Bayview’s Burrows Pocket Park.
Proposed boundary changes to police districts have been submitted to the Police Commission. A ninety (90) day public comment period will end on March 10, 2015.
The ‘Blessing’ scam is occurring again. Suspects target the elderly and other vulnerable people in the Chinese community. Spread the word about this scam!
There is planned road closure in our Monterey Heights neighborhood due to upcoming construction of a cistern.
Please watch this video on how to lock your bicycle. San Francisco SAFE and Bike Coalition worked together on this project.
In a disaster, have a plan and prepare at least a “Go Bag.”
Captain Lum would like to remind the communities of the Taraval Police District about recent incidents involving different types of scams.
We spend a lot of energy worrying, or ignoring, what might happen to our friends and family in the event of an emergency. Making a plan is simple; take 5 minutes to lift a weight off your shoulders – and help yourself and those you love.
Mayor Ed Lee envisions a 50% reduction in pedestrian fatalities and serious injuries by 2021. The MTA and the SFPD wants to build on the Mayor’s commitment and strive for “zero” traffic-related deaths by 2024.
As part of San Francisco DPH’s (Department of Health) Tobacco Free Project campaign, free “No Smoking” signs in English, Chinese, and Russian are avaiable at Taraval Station.
SF SAFE (Safety Awareness For Everyone) has created a bicycle registry program to help find stolen bicycles and to deter bicycle thefts. Additionally, check-out the effective “Sheldon Brown Locking Method!”
ALERT (Auxiliary Law Enforcement Response Team) volunteers are looking forward to a strong start this year!
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