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Posted on: October 12, 2021

Danville Police to Host “Drug Takeback Day” October 23, 2021

Drug Take Back Bins

Danville Police to Host “Drug Takeback Day”

Residents can drop off prescription drugs at October 23 event

Danville residents looking to dispose of unwanted, unused, or expired prescription drugs will have the opportunity to do so on Octo...

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Mental Health Resources

Resources

Contra Costa County is working on several initiatives to make mental health resources more accessible and widen their scope of assistance.  One such program is the Mobile Crisis Response Team. 

If there is no immediate danger, but&nbs...

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NEWS - Police Department
Posted on: January 23, 2020

Wet Weather Driving Tips

Police car in the rain

  • Replace windshield wipers and tires before the rainy season.  
  • If windshield wipers are on turn on headlights. It’s the law. 
  • Slow Down and give yourself extra time to get to your destination 
  • Beware of Hydroplaning (slid...
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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Tips To Improve Home Security – CPTED

Danville Neighbourhood

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) is a crime prevention philosophy based on the idea that the proper design and effective use of the built environment can help prevent crime and increase quality of life.  Here are some simple ...

Improving Home Security Tips

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Posted on: January 23, 2020

Speed Leads to Rise in Traffic Accidents

Januray - September Traffic Incidents by Age Group

Danville Police are asking residents to watch their speed and take their time, in order to get to their destinations safely, as an uptick in traffic accidents was seen in 2019. 

Many of the accidents occurred in the downtown and Camino Tassajara c...

Advice on watching your speed from Danville PD

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Emergency Preparedness – Are You Ready?

Are you ready?

There are many different types of emergencies; from power outages to more serious incidents such as earthquakes, fires and chemical spills. Emergencies can be devastating and can force you to evacuate your neighborhood or be confined to your home. Familie...

Getting started with Emergency Preparedness

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