Learn More – Anchorage Trail Watch
Trail Watch taps into our community passion for trails by recruiting trail users to help promote safety and prevent crime. Volunteers receive safety training, agree to carry cell phones reporting suspicious activity, post incident reports on the Trail Watch website and wear distinctive arm bands.
American Trails Safe Trails Forum
Making trails and greenways safer: resources on liability, insurance, and legal issues; trail maintenance and management for better user experience; crime and accident reporting; safety for trail users; a forum for discussion of these issues.
National Cybersecurity Public Service Announcement Challenge
The Stop. Think. Connect. campaign launched its cybersecurity Public Service Announcement (PSA) Challenge, giving individuals the opportunity to submit their own short video encouraging Americans to do their part to stay safe and secure online. The campaign will select a winner(s) to feature on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s YouTube channel and for use during cybersecurity awareness promotions.
New Dogfighting Enforcement Training Available Online Course Developed by ASPCA with Funding by COPS
The U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS), in partnership with the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals® (ASPCA®), today announced a new online course to help law enforcement and animal welfare professionals better detect, investigate, and take action against dogfighting.
If you See Something, Say Something Campaign
DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano and TSA Administrator John Pistole announced the expansion of the nationwide “If You See Something, Say Something” campaign in the National Capital Region and to the nation’s hotel and lodging industry — raising public awareness and strengthening security in America’s tourism and travel industry in anticipation of the busy holiday travel season. The “If You See Something, Say Something” campaign—originally implemented by New York City’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority and funded, in part, by $13 million from DHS’ Transit Security Grant Program — is a simple and effective program to engage the public and key front line employees to identify and report indicators of terrorism, crime and other threats to the proper transportation and law enforcement authorities