Neighborhood Watch

fire inspection

Members from East Lake Fire Rescue, Florida Forest Service and C.E.R.T completed a neighborhood canvass to share Wildfire Preparedness information with the residents of Coventry Village. The goal of our Canvass Event was to share steps residents can take to reduce their wildfire risk and keep their homes …

Get a one-ring call? Don’t call back.

May 7, 2019 by Michael Atleson Acting Assistant Director, Division of Consumer & Business Education   A while back, we warned you about the “one ring” scam. That’s when you get a phone call from a number you don’t know, and the call stops after just one ring. …

smash and grabs alert

Good afternoon Neighborhood and Business Watch members, Recently we have had several cases of “smash and grabs”. Suspects have been going to recreation centers, parks, day care centers and shopping plazas within Pinellas County and smashing out vehicle windows to steal purses, phones, laptops, etc. that have been …

Scam Warning

Neighborhood and Business Watch members, Scam targeting parents of high school age students Hello Pinellas County parents, A resident was recently called by a friendly and soft spoken woman. The caller advised that her son had completed some forms at school requesting SAT/ACT study materials. The caller said …

Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office

On Saturday, March 10th, Sheriff Bob Gualtieri hosted a Community Service Awards Ceremony to recognize several Neighborhood Watch members and outstanding citizens who have gone above and beyond their calls of duty. He presented Leadership Awards to people who have taken the initiative and led others to success, …