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Crime Prevention Tips
Some neighbourhoods experience less crime than others, but no neighbourhood is crime free. Even quiet, historically safe communities are apt to face a crime threat at some point. Whether your neighbourhood is experiencing criminal activity or you want it to remain safe, here are some simple ways to keep ahead of the criminals.

Preventing Home Burglary
Having your home broken into is one of the most violating crimes that can happen to you and your family. As a homeowner, your best defense against burglary is taking preventative measures.

Burglers search for homes that appear to be unoccupied. They want to spend no more than 60 seconds breaking in, so don't give burglers any help.
Lost Wallet/Purse
Before you read any further, get your wallet RIGHT NOW and photocopy or take a picture all the cards you have in it! Then make a list of ALL the info, file and date this sheet and update it periodically.

Burglers search for homes that appear to be unoccupied. They want to spend no more than 60 seconds breaking in, so don't give burglers any help.
Prevent Threats to Property
Approach home theft from the offender's point of view. Homeowners can reduce the chances that their home will be targeted, by making their properties less vulnerable to intruders.

Burglers search for homes that appear to be unoccupied. They want to spend no more than 60 seconds breaking in, so don't give burglers any help.
Tips for a Safer Workplace
When we think of thefts, we think of home or personal property but you should also consider your workplace. For instance, don't allow visitors to be alone in your office space. Provide an escort at all times.

Burglers search for homes that appear to be unoccupied. They want to spend no more than 60 seconds breaking in, so don't give burglers any help.
Computer Hackers
Stalkers can get information from home computers through the computers' cam recorder. Then there's Phishing, where the attacker impersonates a bank or government, and tries to trick people into giving up their private information. Here's what to watch for.

Burglers search for homes that appear to be unoccupied. They want to spend no more than 60 seconds breaking in, so don't give burglers any help.
What a Burglar can tell about you
"Hey, thanks for broadcasting your trip on Facebook, and leaving your online privacy settings nice and open. Now I know exactly where you are and how long you'll be away." Here's a few tips straight from the horse's mouth!

Burglers search for homes that appear to be unoccupied. They want to spend no more than 60 seconds breaking in, so don't give burglers any help.
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