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Crime Prevention Issues

Everyone should learn to use the fears criminals have

Darren Boyer, April 1 2021

How fear affects criminals minds is a simple concept that anyone can use to protect their property better. It’s helpful to recognize that the drug trade loves to exploit the weak and vulnerable through intimidation. For example, a man with a habit, who has a drug dealers gun to his head, and is being told his debts to the dealer are due now gets...

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Crime Prevention Issues

Problems with 911

Darren Boyer, March 20 2021

Issues with 911 are a touchy subject. For the sake of your safety here are some important ways to make sure any calls made to 911 go well. 75% of all crimes are reported to the RCMP after the fact. This was according to an RCMP Superintendent in Alberta in Aug 2020.  Plus, 911 calls can not receive video or images.

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Tired of looking at a mess like this?

Darren Boyer, March 15 2021

These photos were said to be taken upstream from the Counties water supply, just off a public walking trail. One of the reasons these kinds of things are allowed to continue is that the root cause creators don't have to pay for the costs that come from it. Because it doesn’t cost the real creators anything, THEY DON’T CARE.

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Please don't tell the lawyers

Darren Boyer, March 6 2021

This week someone stole an ambulance, drove it through three towns, several counties, across two massive bridges, and only stopped because they hit the ditch.  And there is so much more to this story. Someone pulled over to help.   The good samaritan soon found their vehicle was the next one to be stolen by the ambulance driver and that they were...

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The Museum Incident

Darren Boyer, February 24 2021

In the last 12 months we've seen so many unmanned, volunteer driven, facilities that are the targets of crime.   In almost all cases, it becomes clear the damage could have been prevented. Here is the Museum incident as an example on how to stop crimes at unmanned locations from occurring.

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Is the yard down the road the issue?

Darren Boyer, February 20 2021

How do you tell if the yard down the road could be where the problems are? We found an easy way. But our method of finding this out is a little unconventional. Hopefully you can help keep it a secret just between us.Here is a starting point (with hints on how to tell) So what does that tell us about the yard down the road? An awful lot. But first,...

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Kneehill County, Alberta getting hit Jan-Feb 2021

Darren Boyer, February 3 2021

Kneehill County the criminals are in your area Jan-Feb 2021.   Red Deer and the surrounding areas have made them scatter. Since Jan 16 when these criminals were caught on video inside this red square in the image the thefts in the Red Deer area have dropped off dramatically. It’s pretty clear why. They left and are working in your area now.

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Crime Prevention Issues

Typical rural homeowner

Darren Boyer, January 26 2021

Some of the best people in the world live in rural areas.  Unfortunately, experienced criminals have learned how to take advantage of people's good natures too often.

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Corinna's Story

Darren Boyer, January 26 2021

All Municipalities are concerned about crime. Lightcatch has lots of information and data that can help a Municipality, Village or Town empower their residents to be part of the solution. Working with Darren Boyer and Lightcatch the app gives real time awareness to theft and crime. SiteSafe is an easy tool that informs every Lightcatch app user in...

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Crime Prevention Issues

A more wretched hive of scum and villainy

Darren Boyer, January 26 2021

Your safety is directly connected to how well people are watching over the safety of their community near you. If 100 items got stolen in your community how many would be returned via policing and community engagement? This number is really important. If that number is above 75% that means crime can hardly stay in business. Above 75% means all th...

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