Purse Snatchers

Purse Snatchers

HOW TO GUARD AGAINST PURSE SNATCHERS… Purse snatching is a crime of opportunity. You can eliminate that opportunity. Every female carrying a purse is a potential target. Senior citizens are especially susceptible to these criminals since they may not be readily able to defend themselves and pursue their assailants. WHAT YOU CAN DO Purse snatching

Safety while Travelling

Safety while Travelling

HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF WHEN TRAVELING SAFETY ON PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION 1. While waiting for a bus or streetcar, stand near others who are also waiting. 2. If the immediate area is deserted or in darkness, stand near an occupied buildingon in a lighted area until transportation arrives. 3. Once on a bus or streetcar, be

Protect your Valuables

Protect your Valuables

HOW TO PROTECT YOUR VALUABLES FROM THEFT One of the most effective tools you can use to retrieve property stolen from your home is a simple electric engraving pen. With this pen you can inscribe your name or a number on the most valuable items in and around your home. Before you do this, check

Safety on City Streets

Safety on City Streets

HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF ON CITY STREETS Street crime is on the increase in most large U.S. cities. It is also becoming more prevalent in small communities. The following list of “safeguards” will help protect you – and may even save your life! When leaving home, make sure that all doors and windows are locked

Deal with Intruders

Deal with Intruders

HOW TO PROTECT YOUR HOME FROM INTRUDERS SAFETY AT YOUR FRONT DOOR Never automatically open your front door. Make sure you know your caller’s identity before admitting him. If the person at your door is a stranger, ask for identification to be passed under the door. If he is unable to do this, do not