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Sunday, February 5, 2023

Julie Smith

Julie Smith is Crime Prevention Specialist at the Naperville Police Department. Contact her at SmithJu@naperville.il.us or (630) 305-5450.

Focus on Safety – Our commitment to safety never changes

Change is part of life and a constant for better or for worse. But while some things do change, others don’t; specifically, our commitment...

Focus on Safety – Caution: slippery when wet

The weather in Illinois can be unpredictable. Mother Nature always has some tricks up her sleeve and roadway conditions can change in an instant....

Focus on Safety – Shop smart

With holiday sales starting earlier than ever this year and the continued growth of online commerce, the Naperville Police Department wants to remind everyone...

Focus on Safety – Awareness through education

The City of Naperville continually ranks among the safest cities in the country. Safety is no accident. The Naperville Police Department is dedicated to...

Focus on Safety – Protecting seniors

Naperville has a growing senior population, many of whom have lived in Naperville for most of their lives. Our seniors have been instrumental in...

Focus on Safety – Back-to-school safety

Students in Naperville and across the country are getting ready to go back to school, making this the perfect time to remind students, parents...

Focus on Safety – A Safer Naper starts with you

It’s often said that crime prevention is everyone’s responsibility. Ensuring a safe community requires a partnership between the police and the residents, businesses and...

Focus on Safety – Crimes of opportunity

Did you know that there are two types of criminals? Predatory criminals and criminals who are opportunists. A predatory criminal targets a specific individual, seeking...

Focus on Safety – Summer driving hazards

Summer is on the horizon and that means many of us will be taking to the roadway for travel. Just as winter’s cold, snow...

Focus on Safety – Ending the cycle of abuse

Many people think that abuse will never happen to them or someone they care about. But the truth is that domestic violence can affect...