National Home Security Month – Week 1: Be Aware Of Crime In Your Area

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The first of October marks the start of National Home Security Month, a nationwide initiative to raise awareness about the importance of keeping your home safe and secure. Week one is all about being aware of crime in your area, and knowing the risk posed to your property.

 This graph shows the number of burglaries reported in different areas of the North East since April 2014. Unfortunately, clearly evident that the risk of becoming part of these statistics is all too real.

National Home Security Month plays a crucial role in  ensuring that we properly secure our homes in time for the dark nights of the holiday season. So, over the next 5 weeks, we’ll be covering the following topics:

  •  Being Aware Of Crime In Our Area
  • Securing Doors & Windows
  • Protecting Valuables 
  • Outdoor Security 
  • Future Home Security
There’ll also be lots of hints, tips and much more to help you beat the burglar -so keep your eyes peeled!