Crime Prevention

Unit Responsibilities


The Pasco Police Department’s Area Resource Officers develop and initiate proactive crime prevention programs.

The unit maintains constant communication with the community through social media surveys, public forums, radio, and other service groups throughout the year. Prevention programs are then developed based on feedback and information received from the crime analyst, citizen contacts, and patrol officers.

Division Programs


Crime Prevention programs include:
  • Business Watch 
  • Citizen Academy 
  • Crime Free Multi Housing 
  • Neighborhood Watch Program 
  • Sex Offenders Watch