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Crime Prevention Officer

The mission of crime prevention is to reduce the incidence of crimes against persons and property in the city of Fargo, increase community awareness and motivate citizens to become actively involved in helping reduce crime. 

The Crime Prevention Officer performs a variety of duties. Some of these duties include:

  • Public education in crime prevention
  • Event planning
  • Provide input on how residents and businesses can improve security and safety
  • Coordinates with the Field Services Division to work towards solutions that will reduce calls for service and improve the quality of life for the citizen’s of Fargo
  • Manages various marketing campaigns to promote a variety of public service announcements
  • Overall public relations for the Fargo Police Department
  • Conducts Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED) Evaluations


Officer Jessica Schindeldecker
Crime Prevention Officer