There is no such thing as a crime free neighborhood. Studies have shown that visible police presence merely displaces criminal activity rather than prevent it. One cannot expect to have a police presence 24 hours a day/7days a week. It is therefore incumbent on each individual in Pelican Point to educate themselves, families, and friends on how to reduce the chances of becoming a crime victim. With this in mind, the following tips are presented by the Pelican Point Home Owners Association.