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Oct 21, 2020, 10:40 ET The National Crime Prevention Council, National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center launch nationwide campaign to raise awareness on illicit vapor products

The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) and National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center (IPR Center) today announced a national...


Sep 30, 2020, 09:03 ET AT&T and National Crime Prevention Council team up in New Campaign to help Consumers Outsmart Fraudsters

AT&T* and National Crime Prevention Council** (NCPC) are teaming up to help raise awareness about social engineering scams in a new public education...


Jul 01, 2019, 17:18 ET The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and the National Crime Prevention Council collaborate to raise awareness about counterfeit goods

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) are collaborating to raise public awareness of ...


Jun 29, 2018, 09:00 ET The National Crime Prevention Council and Canon U.S.A., Inc. "Stop Fakes" Video Contest Winners Announced

The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC), along with Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is excited to congratulate...


Mar 27, 2018, 03:14 ET The National Crime Prevention Council and Canon U.S.A., Inc. Announce Call for Entries for "Stop Fakes" Video Contest to Help Combat Counterfeits

Calling all videographers! The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC), along with Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions,...


Mar 13, 2018, 02:05 ET National Crime Prevention Council Promotes School Safety

School safety is a growing concern, most recently with the Parkland, FL shooting. Schools and communities across the country are dealing with how to...


Nov 17, 2016, 01:20 ET NCPC, the Ad Council and ROAR Launch a Safe Firearms Transfer Campaign

Every day, gun owners sell their firearms to individuals who reside in the same state. These transfers take place at residences, at gun shows, and...


Apr 19, 2016, 01:50 ET National Crime Prevention Council Takes Home Top Honor

The National Crime Prevention Council's (NCPC) video series on Intellectual Property (IP) Theft is receiving a 2016 Telly Award. The video series won ...


Dec 30, 2015, 11:03 ET COPsync and the National Crime Prevention Council to Collaborate on School Safety Training and Marketing of COPsync911 Threat Alert System

COPsync, Inc. (NASDAQ: COYN), which operates the nation's largest law enforcement in-car information sharing and communication network, and the...


Oct 16, 2015, 10:00 ET Recovering From Mortgage Fraud Is Hard To Do

Mortgage fraud is one of the fastest growing financial crimes in the country. It is a multibillion-dollar-a-year industry that has an impact on...


Oct 01, 2015, 02:00 ET Take A Bite Out Of Crime

October has become the official month for recognizing and celebrating the practice of crime prevention, while promoting awareness of important issues ...


Jun 17, 2015, 01:20 ET McGruff Investment Fraud Video Series - Wins Hermes Creative Gold Award

The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC), home to icon McGruff the Crime Dog, and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Investor...


Oct 16, 2014, 04:45 ET McGruff the Crime Dog Keeps a Tight Leash on His Money, Do You?

McGruff the Crime Dog is about to "Take A Bite Out Of Crime," specifically financial and investment fraud. Researchers estimate that consumer...


Jun 19, 2014, 10:00 ET New PSA Campaign Encourages Firearms Owners to "Lock It Up" When Not In Use and Provides Firearms Safety Resources for Families

Launching today, the Safe Firearms Storage campaign encourages firearms owners to make safe firearms storage a priority. According to a study by the...


Jun 04, 2010, 02:03 ET Summer Reading List Creates Bullying Dialogue

The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) has a solution for youth worried about bullying issues and for parents who want to plug the "brain...


May 11, 2010, 11:32 ET NCPC Recognizes Important Role of Law Enforcement in Public Safety

The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC), home of McGruff the Crime Dog, issued a statement today to recognize the nation's law enforcement...


May 11, 2010, 05:10 ET NCPC Applauds New ONDCP National Drug Control Strategy

The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC), home of McGruff the Crime Dog, applauds the new national drug control strategy by the Office of...


May 05, 2010, 12:12 ET Mackenzie Blue Book Breaks 'Mean Girl' Mold

Today the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) announced that author Tina Wells (Mackenzie Blue) has joined its Circle of Respect book club to...