Metro Patrol Services
Block Watch training: Block watches are a good tool for neighborhoods to utilize to address crime issues. Sharing information, educating the neighbors and yourself on prevention, requesting city services, police services and current crime trend facts have resulted in suspects being apprehended and quality of life within neighborhoods increased.
House to Watch: You can request to have officers check your house (when calls for service allow) while you are out of town on vacation. You will need to fill out an Extra Patrol Request Form form. Contact the front desk at 581-0700. Completed forms can be emailed to MPD_community@kcpd.org.
Extra Patrol Request: Is a program that MPD uses to address community issues that might happen in the future. If you would like to make a request, fill out an Extra Patrol Request Form. Contact the front desk at 581-0700. Completed forms can be emailed to MPD_community@kcpd.org.
Child Car Seat Inspections: Children’s Mercy Hospital has trained and certified child safety restraint technicians who can teach you how to install your child car seats properly. Appointments only. Please contact 413-2557. KCPD also has officers trained for this as well; please contact MPD at 581-0700 or the Traffic Unit at 481-8180 for availability.
Community Service Workers: KCPD and the Metropolitan Community Service Program have partnered to put misdemeanor court assigned community service hours to work to assist the community with small unskilled projects such as beautifying neighborhood parks. For more information contact Sara Battles (MCSP Supervisor) at 960-6810
Crime Free Multi-housing: MPD has an internationally recognized program that teaches landlords best practices on finding good tenants, using good leases and what could be done when tenants go bad. For more information contact Jeffery.Peacock@kcpd.org, Aaron.McKey@kcpd.org or www.kccrimefree.com.
Station Tours: Scout tours are available with appointment and will cover your requested topics. They are designed to be informative and entertaining to both the youth and parents. For scheduling contact the Desk Sergeant at 581-0700.
Neighborhood Meetings: If you would like an officer to attend your neighborhood meetings to assist you with a crime problem contact the Desk Sergeant at 581-0700 or email MPD_community@kcpd.org.
Security Surveys: Want an officer to walk around your house and provide low-cost recommendations on how you can reduce the risk of a burglary? We use Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design principals and years of police experience to assist you in target-hardening your home or business. Contact Jeffery.Peacock@kcpd.org or Aaron.McKey@kcpd.org.
Suspected Drug Activity
If you suspect drug activity you can submit information anonymously by filling out this Suspected Narcotics Activity form. If you would like a detective to contact you, please provide your contact information in the “Anything else” box at the bottom of the page. Please fill out whatever information you may have. If you do not know the information, please leave it blank.
Hotline number is 816-474-TIPS(8477)
Web Tips – www.KCcrimestoppers.com
Download the FREE mobile app, P3Tips, available on Google Play and Apple iOS platforms. It is fully functional on smartphones, tablets, laptops and desktops. This allows for uploading of photos and videos.
Crime Stoppers website
This online traffic complaint form is designed to allow residents of Kansas City, Mo., to report directly to the KCPD traffic problems that are occurring either in their neighborhood or in a particular part of the city. If an emergency, call 911.
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