12 March 2007
MPD Community Survey Deadline - Wednesday, March 14th
The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) of the District of Columbia, under the new leadership of Acting Chief of Police Cathy Lanier, is committed to reducing crime and the fear of crime by establishing "customized community policing" strategies to address individual neighborhood problems. As part of this, the Department is conducting a citywide survey to identify ways to improve services to all community members.
Who Can Participate?
District residents and business owners, commuters and visitors are welcome to participate in the survey.
How do I Participate?
Your participation is voluntary, but is very important to the success of the survey. To complete the survey, click on the link below, which will take you to a companion website hosted by SurveyMonkey:
· MPD Community Survey 2007
· MPD Community Survey 2007 (en Español)
Alternatively, you can download a PDF of the printed Community Survey, fill it out, and send to us via US Mail by March 14, 2007, to:
Annie Russell, Director
Policing for Prevention Division
300 Indiana Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001
When Does the Survey Close?
Survey respondents are asked to complete the survey by March 14, 2007, whether they do so electronically or via a printed form.
How Do I Learn More?
Call Annie Russell at 202.727.1585 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Is the Survey Confidential?
Your answers are confidential and will be used only to help the Department understand community issues. MPD plans to track its progress over time through additional surveys just like this.