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Jul 1, 2019

The U. S. Patent and Trademark Office and the National Crime Prevention Council collaborate to raise awareness about counterfeit goods

2019-07-17T15:28:03-05:00July 1st, 2019|Press Releases|

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 [...]

Jun 14, 2019

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

2019-07-17T15:25:52-05:00June 14th, 2019|Press Releases|

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. [...]

Feb 25, 2019

The National Shooting Sports Foundation and the National Crime Prevention Council Release Two New ‘McGruff® Gun Safety’ Videos for Young Children

2019-07-17T15:32:17-05:00February 25th, 2019|Press Releases|

‘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® [...]

Nov 16, 2018

McGruff The Crime Dog® Awarded the 2018 Madison Avenue Walk of Fame “Icon for Good: Social Impact” Award During Advertising Week New York

2019-07-17T15:35:17-05:00November 16th, 2018|Press Releases|

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 [...]

Jun 29, 2018

The National Crime Prevention Council and Canon U.S.A., Inc. “Stop Fakes” Video Contest Winners Announced

2019-07-17T15:25:24-05:00June 29th, 2018|Press Releases|

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 [...]

Nov 17, 2016

NCPC, the Ad Council and ROAR Launch a Safe Firearms Transfer Campaign

2017-11-17T17:39:12-05:00November 17th, 2016|Press Releases|

Campaign Encourages Firearms Owners to "Sell With Certainty" and to Use a Federal Firearms Licensee When Selling a Firearm The objective of the Safe Firearms Transfer campaign is to remind firearm owners that selling a firearm safely is a key part of an overall firearms safety strategy Nov 17, 2016 WASHINGTON, Nov. 17, 2016 [...]

Apr 19, 2016

National Crime Prevention Council Takes Home Top Honor

2017-03-22T00:06:55-05:00April 19th, 2016|Press Releases|

Intellectual Property Theft Videos Win a Telly Award Apr 19, 2016 WASHINGTON, April 19, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Crime Prevention Council's (NCPC) video series on Intellectual Property (IP) Theft is receiving a 2016 Telly Award. The video series won the top honor, the Silver Award, in the Information Video category. A highly respected national and [...]

Mar 9, 2016

Take Stock of Your Finances

2017-03-22T00:03:04-05:00March 9th, 2016|Press Releases|

Use this tax season to protect your finances Mar 9, 2016 Washington, DC, March 9, 2016 – Each year we have hopes to increase our income and save more money. The National Crime Prevention Council wants to give you the tools to protect yourself from identity theft and investment fraud so you can enjoy [...]

Jan 12, 2016

Watch For It, Report It, and Investigate Intellectual Property Theft

2017-03-22T00:02:02-05:00January 12th, 2016|Press Releases|

Video Series Available For Law Enforcement Jan 12, 2016 Washington, DC, January 12, 2016 – The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) released a video series available for law enforcement. The videos explain intellectual property (IP) theft and its effect on the U.S. economy and our communities.  The series also highlights the benefits to law [...]

Dec 30, 2015

COPsync and the National Crime Prevention Council to Collaborate on School Safety Training and Marketing of COPsync911 Threat Alert System

2017-03-22T00:50:14-05:00December 30th, 2015|Press Releases|

Dec 30, 2015 DALLAS and WASHINGTON, Dec. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- COPsync, Inc. (NASDAQ: COYN), which operates the nation's largest law enforcement in-car information sharing and communication network, and the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC), home to icon McGruff the Crime Dog®, have entered into an agreement to promote school safety training, and enhance the [...]