Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

*         Do not leave your keys or important documents near doors, windows or letterboxes.

*          Ensure your doors and windows have good quality locks – and use them.

*          Close and lock all doors and windows even if you are popping out, for a few minutes.

*          Always keep sheds, garages and out buildings locked and secure.

*          Cancel deliveries such as milk, when you are away from home.

*          Use timers to ensure some lights come on when it is dark before you return home.

*          Do not label your house keys in case they fall into the wrong hands.

*          Install a Visible Intruder Alarm and set it when you leave the property.

*          Be mindful when leaving messages on answerphones do not specify  your return date.

*          Shred any documents that contain personal information before putting in your bin.