BARCC is a coalition of members from:
- Woodlands County,
- County of Barrhead,
- Town of Barrhead,
- Barrhead RCMP, and
- Barrhead & District Rural Crime Watch (RCW).
BARCC was originally established in response to concerns of growing property crime.
Taking an active role in reducing crime through coordinated efforts in education and awareness of crime prevention and reporting suspicious activities.
Whether it was shared on social media, in person, or over the phone, all members of B.A.R.C.C. were hearing the same concerns.
- Property crimes – theft and vandalism
- Lack of communication
- Perceived lack of action by RCMP and municipalities