CERTIFICATION IS EASY

  1. Attend the Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) owner/manager seminar
  2. Meet the CPTED minimum safety and security requirements for the rental property
  3. Host a resident crime prevention meeting and invite a representative from the Huntsville Police Department to present safety tips

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR CRIME FREE CERTIFICATION

  • Use a solid core or metal door for all entrances
  • Use a quality deadbolt lock with a 1” throw bolt
  • Use a heavy-duty, four-screw, strike plate with 3” screws to penetrate into a wooden door frame
  • Use a wide-angle 160° peephole mounted no higher than 58”
  • Secure all ground-floor windows with secondary blocking devices
  • Proper lighting and maintenance
  • Proper landscaping

SPEAK WITH A PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE

Fill out this online interest form and a program representative will be in touch.

Contact
  • Phone:

    256-427-7234

  • Address:

    Public Safety Building

    815 Wheeler Ave

    Huntsville, AL 35801

    View Map

  • Email:

    Rheajoela.caldwell@huntsvilleal.gov

    Rheajoela Caldwell

    Blue Star Program Coordinator

  • Hours:

    Monday – Friday, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

HSV Connect

Report a problem or submit a service request using Huntsville Connect

Get Started