Questions pertaining to crime prevention can be answered and solutions developed by contacting Officer Amy Winebrenner, the Alvin Police Department's Crime Prevention Officer, at 281-585-7171. Ofc. Winebrenner can provide presentations to neighborhood groups and businesses on:
How to make your home or business less penetrable.
How to react in the event of a break-in.
Ways to properly mark and identify your personal property.
She can also give great advice on how not to be the victim of a "scam" or other types of crimes.
Ofc. Winebrenner also has programs for children of all ages and can teach them the values of staying in school and getting an education, saying no to drugs and gangs, and how to stay safe.
The Police Department encourages individuals, groups of concerned parents and citizens, as well as businesses, civic groups and entire neighborhoods, to contact Ofc. Winebrenner for some of her insight and expertise.
Citizen's Policy Academy Program
Ofc. Winebrenner also serves as Coordinator for our Citizen's Police Academy Program. The goal of this program is to develop, in our citizens, a working knowledge and better understanding of the Alvin Police Department.
Operation ID is a program in which citizens mark their property for more efficient recovery in case of theft. View Operation ID forms (PDF) for more information.
Radar Trailer Reports
Individual reports on the areas where the radar trailer has been set up are available.