To make crime prevention an integral part of life in New York State.


  • To bring together all segments of the community
  • To create partnerships
  • To improve the quality of life
  • To develop and implement crime prevention initiatives, training and education

NYS CPC . . .

  • Trains crime prevention practitioners.
  • Provides information and technical assistance on crime prevention to residents and members of the law enforcement, academic and business communities.
  • Acts as a networking agency to inform practitioners about successful programs.
  • Provides crime prevention experts to speak about effective crime prevention strategies and area programs.
  • Coordinates statewide efforts into a cohesive unit dedicated to reducing crime and criminal opportunity in our communities.
  • Recognizes people who have had a significant impact in reducing crime.