Our Work: Public Safety
Mission: To create a downtown environment free from criminal activity.
2015 by the numbers:
Deployed an additional 144 law enforcement hours on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings in the summer, thanks to a partnership with Better York.
Initiated a downtown text alert system for business owners in the CBD, sending 27 text alert messages to 66 stakeholders.
Welcomed 2 new downtown officers to local businesses at a Public Safety 101 Merchant Workshop.