What We Do
Shomrim volunteers are ready to take on any non-medical emergency including
Search & Rescue
Shomrim coordinates and provides manpower for missing person searches working hand-in-hand with local police departments. Shomrim’s mobile command center and specialty equipment, together with a dedicated cadre of trained volunteers have proven highly successful in this area.
During natural disasters, Shomrim comes prepared for the challenge by providing generators, helping evacuate in flood locations, and assisting with critical lighting, heating and cooling needs.
Shomrim’s dedicated team responds instantly to any suspicious activity locals report investigating, locating, observing and reporting suspicious activity to local police. Working together, Shomrim makes our community a safer place.
Shabbos Safety Patrol
Safety Patrol cars travel a set route through many local neighborhoods to assist those who find themselves needing to avail themselves of such services on Shabbos and Yom Tov.
Community Safety Awareness and Events
Shomrim is actively involved in raising safety awareness. Shomrim’s popular yearly fair includes giveaways such as helmets and reflectors; bike registration to discourage thefts and demonstrations on the proper installation of car seats. Shomrim also provides lighting, security efforts, and traffic control for community events.
First on the scene in many cases during a crisis or when tragedy strikes, Shomrim advocates and helps families in need of comfort or assistance.
Shomrim is happy to help find and recover valuables that were lost, left behind or are beyond reach.
Boro Park Shomrim mission is to assist anyone, wherever there is a non-medical need, in whatever way possible in a completely altruistic manner. Shomrim is here to help save both time and money while at the same time helping to maintain and create a safe, happy, stress free environment for all.
Shomrim’s team of over 150 trained volunteers is available 24 hours a day. Directed professionally by Shomrim’s dispatchers utilizing the most sophisticated dispatching system available, Shomrim is able to ensure that each call is handled in a timely, professional manner.