School Watch is a community-based initiative developed to reduce arson, theft and vandalism in schools.
WA has over 650 schools involved in the School Watch Program, a partnership between the Western Australia Police Force and Department of Education.
To report any suspicious activity on school premises after hours call School Watch Security on 1800 177 777 or contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
To report suspicious persons or deliberate lighting of fires call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
For more information about arson contact:
DFES Fire Investigation Analysis Unit
(08) 9395 9300
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