Skip to Main Content View Text-Only

New website coming soon! We're redesigning our site to make services easy to find, easy to access, and easy to understand. Preview it now at


The City of Portland, Oregon

Community & Civic Life

Promote the common good

Main: 503-823-4519

City/County Info: 503-823-4000

TDD: 503-823-6868

1221 SW 4th Ave, Suite 110, Portland, OR 97204

Subscribe to RSS feed

Most Recent

View Less

Handouts and Resources

The Community Safety Program organizes and supports partnerships to build safe communities that are connected, inclusive, and engaged.

You can find your Community Safety Team by filling out the team contact inquiry form on the Community Safety home page located in the "I want to..." section, or call 503.823.4064.  

Neighbors Together Brochure

Information about the Neighbors Together trainings

Neighbors Together Workbook

Workbook from the Neighbors Together training.

DIY Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED)

Community handout on Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

9-1-1 and Non-Emergency

When to call and when not to

Apartment Safety

Tips and resources for apartment safety

Bicycle Theft Prevention

Bicycle theft prevention handout

Burglary Prevention - Commercial

Community handout for commerical burglary prevention and resources

Burglary Prevention - Residential

Community handout for residential burglary prevention

Community Garden Safety

Tops and resources for having a safe community garden

Identity Theft Prevention

Community handout for identity theft information and resources

Identity Theft Breach (Equifax)

How to protect your identity and resources for those affected by Equifax Breach

Illegal Drug Activity (observe and report)

Recognizing and responding guide and resources for illegal drug activity

Liquor Licensed Establishment - Crime Prevention

Business guide to crime prevention for establishments with liquor licenses

Neighbor Communication Tools

Communciation tools handout for neighbors and communities

Package Theft Prevention

Community handout for package theft prevention tips and resources

Portland Police Bureau Crime Stats

Access Crime stats through the Portland Police Bureau

Problem Solving in Public Spaces

Community handout for resources and tips on problem solving in public spaces

Public Safety Resources Guide

Community guide to public safety resources

Recognizing and Reporting Suspicious and Criminal Activity

Comunity handout for identifying and reporting suspicious activity

Renting Safety and Prevention

Reources and advice of consideration before renting

Robbery Prevention - Businesses

Business roberry prevention tips and resources handout

Shoplift Prevention

Community and business tips and resources for shoplift prevention

Small Business - Data Security Checklist

Small business checklist for data security and breach prevention

Small Business Theft Prevention (employees guide)

Community handout for small business theft prevention, employee resources and guide

Understanding Gang Activity

resource and informative guide to understanding gang activity

Vacant Housing - Resolution Guide and Resources

Community handout for addressing Vacant houses crime and livability

Vacation Checklist - Preparing Your Home

Community checklist for preparing your home before going on vacation

Vacation Abroad - Crime Prevention Checklist

Community crime prevention checklist for traveling abroad

Vehicle Prowl Prevention

Community handout for car prowl prevention and resources