Resident Survey Results:

Approximately 650 responded both online and through return mail.

 

1.  Do you feel that the Town of Pelham Police Department is visible to the public?          Yes  - 91.55%   No  - 6.57%      N/A - 1.88%

 

2.  Do you feel the Town of Pelham Police Officers act professionally?                             Yes  - 83.41%   No  - 7.20%      N/A - 9.39%

 

3.  How would you rate the competency of the Pelham Police Officers?

     

     Very Low - 1.56%           Low - 3.91%         Average - 23.47%       High - 37.40%         Very High - 25.82%            N/A - 7.82%

 

4.  How satisfied are you with the courtesy of the officers?

 

     Very Dissatisfied - 2.66%     Dissatisfied - 6.42%     Neutral - 10.17%    Satisfied - 38.81%     Very Satisfied  - 35.84%  N/A - 6.10%

 

5.  How satisfied are you with the appearance of the officers?

 

     Very Dissatisfied - 0.16%     Dissatisfied - 1.41%     Neutral - 5.32%      Satisfied -  41.94%     Very Satisfied - 49.14%  N/A - 2.03%

 

 

6.  How safe do you feel in Pelham?

 

     Very Unsafe - 0.47%            Unsafe - 3.13%             Neutral - 12.21%     Safe - 52.11%            Very Safe - 31.61%        N/A - 0.47%

 

 

7.  Is the police presence adequate in your neighborhood?                    Yes - 62.44%                       No - 27.54%                   N/A - 10.02%

 

 

8.  Is the traffic enforcement adequate in Pelham?                                 Yes - 71.67%                      No -  22.07%                   N/A - 6.26%

 

9.  The Police Department has a positive influence on the community.

 

    Strongly Disagree - 2.66%       Disagree - 5.95%       Neutral - 11.89%       Agree - 48.20%      Strongly Agree - 28.48%   N/A - 2.82%

 

10.  The Police Department is a positive influence on the youth of Pelham.

 

    Strongly Disagree - 4.69%       Disagree - 7.20%       Neutral - 18.15%      Agree - 32.55%       Strongly Agree - 24.73%   N/A - 12.68%

 

 

11.  Have you ever been a victim of a crime in the Town of Pelham?           Yes  - 27.70%           No - 72.14%                      N/A - 0.16%

 

 

12.  What do you like best about the Police Department?

 

13.  How would you improve the Police Department?

 

 

14.  How do you feel the Pelham Police Department has changed over the past four years?

 

Much Worse- 1.56%  Worse- 3.91%  Same- 24.73%  Improved- 37.56%  Much Improved- 15.02%  Didnít live here- 5.95%  N/A- 11.27%

 

15.  Please record any additional comments or recommendations you would like to make to improve the Pelham Police Department.