Protecting Children and Youth

New Community Resource Coming Soon to a Neighborhood Near You WASHINGTON, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) announced today the release of its 2007-2008 Crime Prevention Month Kit in preparation for...

The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) is a private, nonprofit organization whose primary mission is to be the nation's leader in helping people keep themselves, their families, and their communities safe from crime. NCPC manages public service advertising under the National Citizens' Crime Prevention Campaign--symbolized by McGruff the Crime Dog(R) and his "Take A Bite Out Of Crime(R)" slogan--and acts as secretariat for the Crime Prevention Coalition of America, more than 400 national, federal, state, and local organizations representing thousands of constituents who are committed to preventing crime. NCPC is funded through a variety of government agencies, corporate and private foundations, and donations from private individuals. For more information on crime prevention issues, visit

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