Crime Prevention

The Sierra Madre Police Department offers the following crime prevention tips:

  • Always lock the doors to your home and your cars.
  • Use deadbolt locks and other secure locking devices.
  • Use your alarm system, if you have one, and check it periodically to insure that it is in working order.
  • Use motion sensor lights around your home.
  • Keep valuables out of sight, especially valuables left in your car.
  • Notify your neighbors when you will be away for an extended period of time.
  • Request extra patrol service from the Sierra Madre Police Department when you are going to be away from home.
  • Always be aware of your surroundings.

To report a problem, ask a question, or help organize a Business or Neighborhood Watch program, call the Sierra Madre Police Department at (626) 355-1414.

In an emergency, dial 9-1-1.