Community Resources Officers (CROs) work closely with residents to fight crime and improve the quality of life in the community. These officers work to bridge the gap between law enforcement officers and community residents through problem-solving and crime prevention initiatives. CROs regularly attend neighborhood meetings and help to develop and maintain Neighborhood Watch Programs , carry out security inspections for businesses and residents upon request, present crime prevention programs and distribute crime prevention literature. Find the district you live in using The City of Asheville Police Beats and Districts Map.
The Asheville Police Department has a Community Resource Officer assigned to each of the City’s patrol districts:
West Asheville (Adam District) – Officer Alec Dohmann
North and East Asheville (Baker District) – Officer Sarah Baker
Downtown Asheville (Charlie District) – Officer Robert Crume
South Asheville (David District) – Officer Dennis Pace