Tips for when you are away
It’s vacation time and we all get so
distracted when we prepare to leave.
Down to the hurried departure time, we
find ourselves neglecting our home
Holiday Shopping Tips
If possible, do your shopping during the
day and avoid peak periods.
Carry a small purse or fanny pack. This
will make you a less attractive target
to purse snatchers.
doing all your shopping at once. The
tendency would be to have a car full of
gifts which increases your chances of
your car being broken into.
Don’t leave packages visible in your
car. Place all valuables in the trunk of
your vehicle. Don’t give thieves a
reason to break into your car.
Don’t hesitate to ask mall security to
escort you to your car when you exit the
mall or store.
Home Holiday Security
Christmas holidays are a special time
when families and friends come together
to celebrate the season. It is also the
time of year where families and friends
are most generous and practice the
tradition of gift giving. It should be a
joyous and happy time for all of us.
Bicycle from Theft
Along with beautiful Texas weather and
increased outdoor recreation, there has
been a recent uptick in the number of
bicycles being stolen.
Identification (Operation ID) is a
nationally recognized burglary
prevention program in which citizens
make an inventory of their property and
permanently mark their valuables with an
identification number, preferably a
Texas Driver’s License or ID number.
A good time to remember to check your
smoke alarm and change the batteries is
when you change your clocks twice a
year as daylight savings time begins and