Should I report suspicious activity in my neighborhood?
Absolutely. One of the things that set a free society apart from authoritarian governments is the heavy reliance on a partnership between the citizens and their police. We don’t have near the numbers of police officers per capita as police-state countries because we’re not protecting the government from the citizens. We’re protecting the citizens from the criminals. The police can do the heavy lifting, but it’s the people who live here that are the eyes and ears of the police department. Policing in a free society only works if the citizens do their part.

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1. Can I make a police report over the phone or does a police officer have to come to my house?
2. Should I report suspicious activity in my neighborhood?
3. Can I have an officer check on a license plate for me?
4. How can I report narcotics and Gang activity in my neighborhood?
5. Can I report a crime anonymously and possibly receive a cash reward?
6. What should I do if I see a person driving recklessly or aggressively?
7. What should I do if I witness or come upon a crash?
8. How do I evict someone from my house and can the Idaho Falls Police assist?
9. What can I do about barking dogs in my neighborhood? How can I report animals running loose in my neighborhood?
10. How loud does someone have to be before it is Disturbing the Peace and what are the hours that Disturbing the Peace applies to?