The department will conduct a security survey of homes or businesses within Fitchburg, free of charge. A specially trained officer will complete a security survey checking for a number of things including the following:
- Check locks on doors and windows
- Check exterior lighting
- Check for landscaping problems (Example: Shrubs which provide hiding places for burglars)
- Check alarm systems to see if they are adequate
- Check for any other security and safety problems
The officer will recommend any updates which can improve safety and security. For more information regarding security surveys contact the department.