Neighborhood Watch Unit Along With District B-3 Recently Canvass Neighborhoods in Mattapan to Encourage Participation in a Neighborhood Watch Program

This past week the Neighborhood Watch Unit (NWU) has been assisting officers from the B-3 CSO office in talking to residents in neighborhoods of Mattapan after several recent incidents involving firearm violence.  Neighborhood Watch staff and community service officers have been walking the community and talking to residents about neighborhood concerns, answering questions and raising awareness about the Neighborhood Watch program.  NWU continues to collect contact information from residents in an effort to encourage participation and to create ongoing dialogue about safety.  Residents interested in starting or joining a Neighborhood Watch group please call 617-343-4345.