The Sheriff’s Department Senior Services Unit provides free home security surveys and safety modifications to seniors and persons with disabilities. Our technicians will come out to a senior’s home by appointment and conduct a security review. Recommendations will also be made on how to better secure their home.
Security Workshops & Presentations
Crime prevention specialists are available to give home security workshops and presentations to clubs, churches, and various civic and community groups. Many senior associations have taken advantage of this important program.
Our specialists will then install (as needed) the security items listed below at no charge. The homeowner(s) will also be instructed on how to use the items.
- Free door & window locks
- Free door viewers (peepholes)
- Free reflective house numbers
- Free smoke & carbon monoxide detectors
- Free emergency flash light
- Free med-info packets
Scheduling An Inspection
Just call our Home Security Unit at 609-265-5796 for an application or print one below. A Home Security specialist will contact you to schedule an appointment for your free home security inspection after we have received your application.
Home Security Application (PDF)