Join us October 30th to learn more about Nextdoor!

In partnership with Nextdoor, National Neighborhood Watch, a division of the National Sheriffs' Association, is pleased to invite you to download the Nextdoor Virtual Neighborhood Watch Guide and participate in a webinar about the guide.

The Webinar will take place on Wednesday, October 30th, at 2:00 pm ET and will be hosted by Joseph Porcelli, Public Agency Lead and Ambassador of Community at Nextdoor (a former Boston Police, Neighborhood Crime Watch Unit Coordinator) and Chelsea Rider, Program Manager at the National Neighborhood Watch.

Click here to register for the webinar

In the guide and during the webinar, you will learn about how Nextdoor, the world’s largest social network for the neighborhood works and how neighbors and law enforcement agencies around the world use it to facilitate Virtual Neighborhood Watch.

During this webinar you will learn how to:

  • Sign up for Nextdoor
  • Create a group for your neighborhood watch members
  • Get more people involved in neighborhood watch
  • Keep the group together over time
  • Communicate effectively on Nextdoor

Nextdoor is free to residents and public agencies. You may download the app for Apple and Android devices or sign up at If your local police, fire, and emergency management agency are not yet using Nextdoor, let them know they can get started at