Neighborhood Watch in Winston-Salem

What is Neighborhood Watch?

Neighborhood Watch is a citizens' organization devoted to preventing crime and vandalism within a neighborhood. It is through coordination and cooperation with the Winston-Salem Police Department that members learn non-intervention ways to deter crime. Neighborhood Watch members are to stay alert to unusual activity and contact the authorities.

Information on starting a Neighborhood Watch in your community [pdf/120kb/2p].

Neighborhood Watch Coordinator
Cpl. Scott Boak

Neighborhood Watch Association

All Neighborhood Watch groups are a part of the Neighborhood Watch Association.

The next Neighborhood Watch Association meeting will be held at the Beaty Training and Support Center (1200 N. Patterson Ave.) on Thursday, July 14th at 7:00 p.m. 

Detective Sluder will be on hand to talk about current Scams, Fraud and Identity Theft and will be able to answer questions.

Any questions should be directed to Corporal Boak at 336-757-2017 or

Safety tips and crime prevention information can be found by visiting Crime Prevention.

See crimes by type and address on the Crimemapping site - here's how! [video]

National Night Out 2016

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods a safer, better place to live.

National Night will be observed on Tuesday, August 2, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

The drawing for this year's host site was held on Thursday April 14. Group #241, Holland Homes was drawn and will be the host site for opening ceremonies. This group is located in the 700 block of Highland Ave. and the 900 Block of Mt. Zion Place. The exact location for the opening ceremonies will be determined during the planning stages and announced at a later time.

Questions can be directed to Cpl. Scott Boak at 336-757-2017 or the Community Resources Unit at 336-773-7835.



Additional Neighborhood Resources

Neighborhood Watch and Neighborhood Association's Web Sites

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