Burglary Made Hard!
Most burglaries are committed by opportunist thieves. Homes or businesses that are not properly secured are easy targets, and in many cases burglaries could be easily avoided by following a few security tips.
There are some simple tips to protect your home on the attached leaflet, but you can find more advice on home security in the advice and information section here.
- At least 1 in 4 burglaries happen because doors and windows are left unlocked.
- In 25% of burglaries someone was at home and was aware of what was happening.
- Evidence from the British Crime Survey suggests security devices are very effective in reducing the risk of burglary victimisation.
Don't Make Burglary Easy! Follow these simple tips, download the files below.
Burglary Made Easy (145kb PDF).pdf
Burglary Made Hard (874kb PDF).pdf
999 Text Service for the Hard of Hearing or Speech Impaired (129kb PDF).pdf