Category Archives: Public Safety

Prescription Drug Collection Event is April 28

Arlington residents can safely dispose of any unused prescription medications at the National Prescription Take-Back Initiative on Saturday, April 28, 2012 from 10 a. m. to 2 p. m.  The event is conducted in cooperation with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), which will ultimately discard whatever medications the city collects. There will be…

City Teams Respond Quickly, Efficiently To Tornado Aftermath

After the winds stopped howling, tree branches ceased snapping, and rain and hail subsided, the Arlington police and fire departments, along with other City divisions, were available immediately to help start the recovery process after a devastating tornado rocked parts of Arlington on Tuesday, April 3. On site, Arlington Police Department…

Free Residential Safety Surveys

Did you know that you can contact the City of Arlington Crime Prevention Unit to have a residential safety survey completed for free?A Crime Prevention Officer will come out to your location and provide you with suggestions on how to make your home safer. You can also check with your homeowner’s insurance company to…