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This section contains many articles on specific crime prevention techniques and issues, as well as information on various crime prevention programs and seminars.

A wide variety of articles relating to personal safety issues ranging from self-defense tactics and tips to bike safety.

Articles regarding scams, scalliwags, and other Internet Safety issues, including things parents can do to make the Internet safer for their kids. Our "flagship" presentation, "IDENTITY THEFT: Has Some Clown Taken Over Your Good Name?" is featured in this section.

Our award-winning "Kid Safety on the Internet" presentation.

Everything you wanted to know about fire safety and fire prevention but were afraid to ask.

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Ever want to arrest yourself? Try our infamous "Citizen's Self-Arrest Form". Reviewed by many of our peers and others as the funniest law enforcement page on the Internet. Satire.

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