What is the Crime Free Business Program?
Crime Free Business is designed to reduce crime in and around retail and service businesses and provide a safe work environment for employees, customers and employers, all while increasing your bottom line.
How can Crime Free Business help my business?
Crime Free Business gives retail and service establishments proven strategies to reduce the likelihood of being robbed and becoming a victim of other crimes. By implementing Crime Free Business strategies, retail and service businesses across the nation have reduced robberies by up to 45 percent and other violent crimes like assaults and batteries to employees by nearly 30 percent.
What is involved in participating in the Crime Free Business program?
There are two phases to becoming certified as a Crime Free Business:
On-site security evaluation and managment education
On-site busines follow-up
What are the benefits of being certified as a Crime Free Business?
Improved safety and security to business owners and managers, employees and customers
One-on-one access to a Police Department Crime Prevention Officer
Program specifically tailored to the security and safety needs of your business
Program materials, including employee training borchures and video, decals and manual
Updated and ongoing information on local crime and crime prevention strategies
What is the cost of enrollment?
Crime Free Business is FREE to all businesses located within the Olathe city limits.
To get more information, contact Beth Wegner, Crime Prevention Specialist at (913) 971-6323.