Crime Prevention & Safety Tips

Commitment to Crime Prevention


The North St. Paul Police Department is committed to crime prevention, and has several crime prevention programs, activities and information for our community. North St. Paul has an active neighborhood watch program, an annual National Night Out event, a Crime Free Multi-family Housing Program and a School Resource Officer located at North High.

Safety Tips

The North St. Paul Police Department is committed to crime prevention. From safety tips on Identity Theft to Missing Children, the Police Department’s aim is to prevent crime. Here are some helpful documents for your use.

Safety Tips and Resources

Home Break-Ins

Security Assessment
North St. Paul Police Officers are available to conduct a security assessment of your home. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, please contact Captain Nikituk by email or call 651-747-2532.

Report Suspicious Activity
If you witness any suspicious activity in your neighborhood, please call 9-1-1. You may also call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line 24/7 toll free at 800-222-TIPS (8477), or send a text message beginning with TIP674 to CRIMES (274637).

House Watch

Are you going out of town? Notify the North St. Paul Police Department and officers will drive-by your home and check on things. Complete the House Watch Online Request Form, or House Watch Request (PDF)  so our officers will know the dates you will be out of town  as well as your emergency contact information.