The Town of Chevy Chase View provides supplemental community policing services by employing Montgomery County Police Officers to work part-time in the Town on their days off and/or before or after their scheduled MCPD shifts. These officers are focused on community policing efforts.
Montgomery County Police Online Citizen Reporting Tool
The Montgomery County Police Department maintains a system called CopLogic which is an online citizen reporting service that makes filing certain police reports easier and faster. The program can only be used to report these types of specific incidents that occurred in Montgomery County: thefts under $10,000, vandalism, identity theft, and lost property. It can also be used to provide tips to solve crimes.
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- Online Reporting Tool – Enter a Report
County Police Crime Data
The Montgomery County Police Department has in place a crime data service. Residents can access neighborhood crime incident information via the internet, 24 hours a day. Users of the service may also elect to receive free-email alerts of crime which occurs close to their homes. View crime data. The system will request permission to track your physical location. Otherwise, use the map to scroll to your location.
Community Crime Prevention Tips
Sergeant Warren Jensen shares the following tips to help curtail or at least reduce unattended property crimes. The subjects who commit this type of unattended property crime are typically non-confrontational and often go for the low hanging fruit. Only a very small percentage of theft from vehicles results in broken windows picked locks or vehicle damage. A majority of this type of crime can be eliminated by taking a couple of simple proactive steps: