The USPTO and NCPC are working together to raise public awareness about the importance of intellectual property and to decrease demand for counterfeit goods in the United States. This public education campaign is aimed at tweens and teens and will tie in the intellectual property community and law enforcement. This Campaign will increase the desire to buy genuine goods, raise awareness of the damage caused by counterfeits, change attitudes and change counterfeit buying behaviors by educating young consumers on how to identify and avoid counterfeit goods. We want all consumers to develop - particularly while young - a desire to make smart buying decisions and buy legitimate goods.
REDMOND, Wash., July 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 3rd year in a row, Rick Altig, Ilija Orlovic, Rob Hay, and James Hill of American Income Life-Altig/Orlovic have donated $10,000 to benefit the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC). The donation was made as part of American Income Life Insurance Company's Closer to the Heart program of charitable giving.
The U. S. Patent and Trademark Office and the National Crime Prevention Council collaborate to raise awareness about counterfeit goods
Alexandria, VA - (Date) – The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) are collaborating to raise public awareness of the dangers related to and damage caused by purchasing counterfeit goods. Counterfeit items are illegal replicas of real products, designed to deceive and take advantage of the superior [...]
NSSF and NCPC’s McGruff® Animated Gun Safety Videos, Not Cool, Kyle and Molly’s Mischief, Named Bronze Telly Winners in Social Responsibility in Branded Content in the 40th Annual Telly Awards
Washington, DC – The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) is pleased to announce its McGruff® on Gun Safety videos in partnership with the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), Not Cool, Kyle and Molly's Mischief, have each been awarded Bronze Tellys in the Social Responsibility category for Branded Content in the 40th Annual Telly Awards. [...]
The National Shooting Sports Foundation and the National Crime Prevention Council Release Two New ‘McGruff® Gun Safety’ Videos for Young Children
‘Molly’s Mischief’ and ‘Not Cool, Kyle’ teach students from kindergarten to 6th grade to ‘Stop! Don’t touch! Get away! Tell an adult!’ NEWTOWN, Conn.—The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) has partnered with the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) to produce two new firearms safety videos starring McGruff The Crime Dog® and his nephew Scruff® [...]
McGruff The Crime Dog® Awarded the 2018 Madison Avenue Walk of Fame “Icon for Good: Social Impact” Award During Advertising Week New York
Washington, DC – The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) announced that McGruff The Crime Dog® won Advertising Week’s “Icon for Good: Social Impact” Award. Advertising Week brings together the world’s greatest advertising moguls including representatives from major brands, advertising agencies, celebrities, mascots, icons, technology and industry leaders. The 4-day event, held in New York [...]
The National Crime Prevention Council and Canon U.S.A., Inc. “Stop Fakes” Video Contest Winners Announced
Entries for the “Stop Fakes” video contest were submitted beginning late March to promote awareness around the safety risks of using counterfeit power accessories PRNEWSWIRE – The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC), along with Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is excited to congratulate Anthony Pegg as the winner of the “Stop [...]
Washington, DC, DATE / PRNewswire / — School safety is a growing concern, most recently with the Parkland, FL shooting. Schools and communities across the country are dealing with how to approach these tragic situations. Becoming informed about risky behaviors and what to do with that information is key for students, parents, and teachers. [...]