Safety & Crime Prevention
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Safety & Crime Prevention

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At Home

Consumer product safety recalls from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Domestic violence information from the Michigan State Police

Firearm safety

Telephone scam protection tips from the FTC

Away from Home

ATM safety

Home Watch program

Travel safely with tips from FirstGov

Child car seat safety from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

School bus safety rules from the National Safety Council

Children & Teens

Protecting Child's Privacy Online

CIA for Kids

FEMA for Kids: what to do in an emergency

Justice for Kids & Youth

Online & Internet

Personal information security tips from the FTC

Internet safety information from the Michigan State Police

Michigan State Police Signs your child may be at risk online

Identity Theft

Identity theft prevention tips from the Federal Citizen Information Center

Identity theft reporting instructions from the FTC


Oakland County Sheriff Senior Cell Phone program

Resources for Oakland County Seniors

Safety information for the elderly from the Michigan State Police

Be Prepared

Oakland County Citizen Corps/CERT 

Oakland County Emergency Preparedness

Oakland County Sheriff Safety courses

Emergency Preparedness Guide

Recovering from Natural Disasters