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Crime Prevention

The Brooklyn Park Crime Prevention Unit wants to make sure you are safe and educated. Our three person team offers programs, workshops, prevention information and presentations on request. Please review the information below and contact us if there is anything else we can help you with.

Download the 2019 Crime Prevention program calendar (PDF)

Programs offered

Programs offered Program description Contact person

Citizens Academy

Learn about behind the scenes at the Police Department.

See Citizens Academy

Kim Czapar

Crime Free Housing Training

Mandatory 8-hour workshop for landlords.

See upcoming events

See Minnesota Crime Free Multi-Housing Program Ordinance

Kim Czapar

An alert system and a way to anonymously communicate with the PD.

Sign up for Tip411

Shelley Heredia
Kid's Safety Camp For 2nd and 3rd grade kids. Terry Dehmer
National Night Out Citywide block parties on the first Tuesday in August. Kim Czapar
Crime mapping (Raids Online) An online map service to show crimes in Brooklyn Park. Crime Map
Neighborhood Watch

A proactive way to stay safe and educated in your neighborhood


Kim Czapar

Terry Dehmer

Police Department tours Set up a tour to see our newly expanded police department. Terry Dehmer
Premises survey

A certified specialist will come to your home or business to offer safety and security suggestions specific to your property.



Kim Czapar

Terry Dehmer

Presentations For work places, daycares, mom's groups. Terry Dehmer
Prevention workshops See the upcoming events Calendar (PDF)
Senior Safety Day

For senior citizens held in May each year.

See Street Smarts for Seniors

Terry Dehmer


Brooklyn Park Crime Prevention Association logo

Crime Prevention Association

The Brooklyn Park Crime Prevention Association was established in 1990 and is a registered 501c3 non-profit organization.

It is a group of volunteer residents that assist the Brooklyn Park Police Department and community with programs, event and public safety initiatives to help reduce crime in our city.

Supporting programs

They help with supporting existing, successful programs and also coordinating new exciting events to get our community involved! They also do occasional fundraising to help support crime prevention programs for Brooklyn Park.

Programs they currently support include:

  • Santa Cop program
  • Kids Safety Camp
  • National Night Out
  • Fundraising for the crime tip rewards fund
  • Annual Crime Watch Captains' Meeting

Learn more

Phone and email

Kim Czapar
Crime Prevention Specialist
Email Kim Czapar

Phone and email

Terry Dehmer
Crime Prevention Specialist
Email Terry Dehmer

Contact us

Police Department - North Precinct

5400 85th Ave. N.
Brooklyn Park, MN 55443
View map and directions to the Police Department North Precinct


Open everyday, 24 hours

Dial 911 for police response

Phone and email

763-493-8222 (general questions)
Contact Police Staff

Police Department - South Precinct

7608 Brooklyn Blvd.
Brooklyn Park, MN 55443
View map and directions to the Police Department South Precinct


Open seven days a week, 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Dial 911 for police response

Phone and email

763-493-8200 (general questions)
Contact Police Staff


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