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* 1. How long have you lived in the Shelby community?

* 2. Are you male or female?

* 3. Choose one of the following indicating your age.

* 4. Do you rent or own your home?

* 5. Are you currently employed?

* 6. What is the highest grade or year of school that you have completed?

* 7. I have noticed an increase in the frequency of officers in my community over the past few years.

* 8. I feel that my community is a safe place to live due to the services provided by Shelby Police Department.

* 9. I feel that there has been a decrease in drug trafficking in the past few years.

* 10. There has been an increase in the number of businesses in my community over the past 12 months.

* 11. I have participated in the Community Crime Watch over the past 12 months.

* 12. The Community Crime Watch has made a difference in the crime in my community.

* 13. Shelby Police Officers are in my neighborhood building community relations.

* 14. I have attended meetings of Community Watch groups.

* 15. I have attended one or more crime prevention workshops conducted in my community.

* 16. Shelby Police officers conduct problem solving sessions in my community.

* 17. Problem solving activities have contributed to a reduction in juvenile crime incidents.

* 18. I have noticed an emphasis on code enforcements in my community.

* 19. Code enforcements have improved living conditions in my community.

* 20. There are Safe Haven Community Centers operating in my community for public use.

* 21. I am aware of the mission of the Communities in Schools organization.

* 22. Local churches have been instrumental in the operation of the Community Centers.

* 23. Local businesses have been instrumental in the operation of the Community Centers.

* 24. I am aware of sessions that have been conducted for youths and adults to interact dealing with substance, crime prevention, and physical/sexual abuse.

* 25. I am aware that the Communities in School organization provides homework support for at risk students.

* 26. I am aware that churches are providing homework assistance and tutoring for youths.

* 27. I am aware of the adult educational opportunities at Cleveland Community College.

* 28. I have participated in the adult educational opportunities at Cleveland Community College.

* 29. I have seen community service projects conducted by the youth in my community.

* 30. Leadership groups have been established in my community to assist in youth programs.

* 31. I am aware of one-on-one support opportunities for youth in my community.

* 32. I am aware of incentives that are offered for business opportunities.

* 33. I have noticed an increase in the number of home ownerships.

* 34. I am aware of sessions conducted to assist residents in home maintenance needs.

* 35. I have begun home ownership procedures over the past 12 months.

* 36. I feel that the interaction between law enforcement and community members has increased.

* 37. I feel that community collaboration has increased over the past 12 months.

* 38. The Police are doing a good job of preventing crime in my neighborhood.

* 39. The Police are fair in dealing with people in my neighborhood.

* 40. I feel very safe in my neighborhood.

* 41. I am satisfied with services provided by the City of Shelby.

* 42. I have been a victim of a violent crime while in this neighborhood.

* 43. What additional activities can the Shelby Police undertake to make your neighborhood even safer?

* 44. What are some additional needs of the community that you feel are not being addressed by the City of Shelby?

* 45. Give 2 to 3 examples of changes you have seen take place in your community over the past 10 months.

* 46. In order to learn more about what you think are problems in your neighborhood, rate the following list from 1 to 10 with 1 being no problem and 10 being a big problem.

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Garbage and litter on the streets
Loud parties or street noise
Drug use in homes or apartments
Vandalism in public areas
People allowing property to become run-down
Gang activities
Drug use in public areas

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