The best way of doing this is to look at your property through the eyes of a burglar. Think about how you would break in if you locked yourself out. You may be surprised at how easy it would be.
To get started, simply download your FREE Home Security Guide from the Thames Valley Police website here: https://www.thamesvalley.police.uk/police-forces/thames-valley-police/areas/advice/home-security-guide/
The guide contains lots of hints and tips including:
- A range of physical and digital security measures to protect your home
- How to avoid invalidating your home insurance through poor security
- A handy checklist for when you go away.
In this short video, Jennifer and Sam talk about how they were affected after their home was burgled. You can watch the video on the Thames Valley Police YouTube channel here: https://youtu.be/aY9eBeaQeA0
By working together we can build community resilience to deter burglars from targeting homes in the area.
Neil Hawkins (Police, Communications Officer, Forcewide)