Crime Free Housing




Upcoming Crime Free Housing Classes




Wednesday, February 21 and Thursday, February 22   6:00 pm - 8:30 pm*

                        *Please note the temporary location change*

* Prairie Center for the Arts

              201 Schaumburg Court             

Saturday, March 24     9:00 am - 2:00 pm (includes 1/2 hour lunch break on your own)*

*classes resume at the Schaumburg Police Department, 1000 W Schaumburg Road











3 ways to register
1. Click Register below
2.  Download the form and drop off the completed form to the Police Department or email to
3. Call 847.348.7320


Due to construction at the Police Department, classes will be temporarily held at the Prairie Center for the Arts, located at 201 Schaumburg Court.

***Beginning in March, classes will resume at the Schaumburg Police Department, located at 1000 W Schaumburg Road



Crime Free Multi-Housing Program

Phase 1 (Mandatory per VOS Ordinance 123.02, Section D)

  • Attend the seminar presented by Schaumburg Police Department
  • Topics include Crime Prevention, benefits of applicant screening, crime-free lease addendum, evictions and pro-active management techniques.

Phase 2   (Security Assessment)

•CPTED (Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design) certification.  CPTED reviews and security requirements necessary for tenant’s safety.

Phase 3

  • To obtain full certification, multi-unit property managers will be required to hold a tenant crime prevention meeting and will be provided materials and assistance to publicize the meeting with their tenants.