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.