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Block Watch Society of BC recently featured in Joy TV Fraser Focus

The grant application window is now closed and recipients have been chosen!

Please proceed to our Grants Page to see if your Block Watch group is one of the 46 lucky recipients.

We encourage BC municipalities and police organizations to renew memberships by February 15th. Complete the Block Watch Society’s form here: BWS Membership Application 2019.

Video Release

Below is a montage of BWS’s new videos that were developed to help raise the level of education about Block Watch in member communities.


Click here to view all of BWS’s new Block Watch Videos!

Watch them all, share widely and please use them in your Block Watch training or crime prevention education. The only thing we ask is that you provide feedback to us on how you used our videos and how they helped.

How Block Watch Helps Recognize and Combat Drug Houses

Click here to read an adaptation of Superintendent Shawna Baher’s Presentation on drug houses and what Block Watch neighbourhoods can do about them!

Detachment Commander of the Vernon RCMP, Supt. Shawna Baher, speaking to Block Watch coordinators at the BWS-BC 2018 Training Symposium.

Recognize & Report Gang Activity in your Neighbourhood

Click here to read a detailed summary of Dr. Keiron McConnell’s presentation: “Gang Activity in Neighbourhoods and How to Recognize it and Report it!”

Dr. Keiron McConnell giving his presentation at the BWS-BC’s 2018 Training Symposium.

When you are ready to bring Block Watch to your municipality click on the link below and submit your application.

NOTE: address change to 891 Mt. Bulman Place, Vernon BC V1B 2Z4

BWS Membership Application 2019