To ensure that our residents, businesses, guests, and prospective residents have the information to make informed decisions the Public Safety Department routinely updates the call maps. Public Safety offers maps on crime calls, fire calls, traffic incidents, NOP Officers, and speed cart locations. These maps can be viewed by CLICKING HERE.
Over the last 10 years, the serious crime rate in the City of New Brighton has decreased by 29%. Burglaries in the City have been reduced by 33%. Despite the extremely low numbers of crimes and the fantastic neighborhoods that we have in New Brighton, the Public Safety Department responds periodically to a reported residential […]
The New Brighton Department of Public Safety responds to several thousand medical emergencies throughout the City each year. Each police officer and firefighter is trained as either an EMT or an Emergency Medical Responder and every patrol vehicle in the City is equipped with an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Despite our equipment, training, and rapid […]
Minnesota Statutes require approved carbon monoxide (CO) alarms in all single family homes and multi-family apartment units. All carbon monoxide alarms must be certified by a nationally recognized testing laboratory that conform to the latest Underwriters Laboratories (U/L) Standards known as UL-2034. It is important to recognize the differences between smoke alarms and carbon monoxide […]
Fire Prevention Week is the longest running public health and safety observance on record. Since 1922, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has been the national sponsor of this event. “Don’t Wait: Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years” is the official theme of Fire Prevention Week 2016. NFPA chose this focus based […]