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05-21-13 Chesterfield Earns Certified Crime Prevention Community Designation
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Chesterfield Earns Certified Crime Prevention Community Designation

May 21, 2013

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VAOn Wednesday, May 22, Chesterfield County will be recognized for earning the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services' Certified Crime Prevention Community certification.

Teresa P. Gooch, director of Law Enforcement and Security Services for DCJS, will be on hand at the Board of Supervisors afternoon meeting, beginning at 3 p.m., to present a plaque and certificate recognizing the county's achievement.

To obtain certification, a locality must meet 12 core community safety elements/strategies, augmented by a minimum of seven approved optional elements. In March 2013, the county met the standards to obtain the certification.

This certification highlights the county's exemplary status and proactive stance for community safety for its current and future community members and businesses. Chesterfield County is now one of 13 jurisdictions in the Commonwealth to achieve this certification.

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