Community Programs

  1. Car Seat Inspection Program

    A certified child safety restraint technician is available by appointment to answer questions or assist in installing a child safety restraint system.

  2. C.A.R.E. Program

    C.A.R.E. is a local identification program for citizens who suffer from some form of physical or mental condition that may impair their ability to effectively communicate during those times when they have become separated from a caregiver or loved one. The C.A.R.E. program offers residents a proactive approach in registering a disabled loved one with the police department so in the event that they become separated from their family or care provider, officers can quickly get them identified and safely reunited.

  3. Crime Free Multi-Housing Program

    This crime prevention program is tailored for rental properties of all sizes. The goal of the program is to reduce criminal activity in rental properties.

  4. Crime Free Business Program

    Johnston Police Department's crime-free business program educates business owners, managers and employees on the vulnerability of the crimes that could occur in the workplace.

  5. E-LERT

    E-LERT is an electronic crime prevention program that allows residents and businesses in the community to receive email notifications of any law enforcement related alerts the Johnston Police Department puts out regarding activity of concern related to the community.

  6. ID Me

    ID ME is a program that seeks the public’s help in identifying persons of interest in regards to local case investigations and is used by the police department to post electronic images of persons or vehicles that the police department is attempting to locate and identify in regards to an investigation.

  7. Neighborhood Watch

    Learn about the advantages of having a Neighborhood Watch program and how to start one in your neighborhood.

  8. School Resource Officers

    The City of Johnston and Johnston Community School District work in partnership to provide two school resource officers.

  9. Smart911

    Smart911 is a service that allows citizens to create a free Safety Profile for their household that includes any information they want 9-1-1 and first responders to have in the event of an emergency.