Neighborhood Watch Report: The Northwest Quadrant
Santa Clara/Farragut Neighborhood Watch reported February 24th 2012
Posted by webmaster on 04/01/2012
Action or Information:
4 locations with squatters- Reported to Code Enforcement and CORE Team.
3 Encampments in our neighborhood; reported to Code Enforcement, they were unable to help.
Plan to report to CORE Team.
9 filed police reports.
Squatters in two abandoned house reported to Code Enforcement, Fighting Back and Core Team.
1 burglary was copper theft/foreclosed house.
5 Assaults- Police Report,,,reported to Police/Muggers violently beat the victim, Neighbor
approached prostitute and threatened to call the police.
1 Arrest, no details although neighbors witnessed arrest
3 Cars broken into - Police Report
although gunshots are heard at least twice a month no police reports have been made that we know
of. We have noticed less gunfire than usual since January.
3 reported to the police
8 locations neighbors helped clean up graffiti during October and June!
Additional info: The attached report is for incidents reported to the Santa Clara/Farragut Ave NW from
August to present. On a positive note our watch signs were installed this year and last year we hosted
several events, a great Block Party on Santa Clara St. NW Quad/Vallejo Heights Clean-up, August BBQ
and June Neighborhood Cleanup Day. We are also moving forward with our community garden and a
neighborhood mural project.