815 Wheeler Avenue      Huntsville, Alabama  35801

Lewis Morris
Interim Chief of Police
(256) 427-7001
Dr. Harry Hobbs
Communications Relations Officer
(256) 427-7043


Free Crime Prevention Seminar Open to the Public


Huntsville, Alabama (July 25, 2012) The Huntsville Police Department and The Huntsville Community Watch Association (HCWA) announce a Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design, (CPTED) and Community Crime Prevention 3-Day Training Seminar.  The seminar is based on the idea that the proper design and effective use of the built environment can lead to a reduction in the incidence and fear of crime, and an improvement in the quality of life. It is a multidisciplinary approach to deterring criminal behavior.

The training will be conducted at Columbia High School located at 300 Explorer Blvd. in the Research Park Industrial Complex. 

The dates and times for the seminar are as follows:
Thursday, August 2nd   1 p.m. 9 p.m.                                                                                  

Friday, August 3rd       1 p.m. 9 p.m
Saturday, August 4th    9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Applicants must visit the HCWA website at to print the registration form and it  must be completed and received by HCWA by Tuesday, July 31, 2012.