• Lock your doors and windows even when you are at home

  • Lock security screens on doors EVEN when you are home and remove the key (place the key away from the door)    

  • Set your alarm whenever you leave if you have one (consider installation of one)

  • Lock your roller doors, sheds and outbuildings

  • If going out at night, leave a light on inside the house

  • Leave a radio or stereo on quietly (it can sound like someone is home)

  • Place Neighbourhood Watch stickers on windows, metre boxes, wheelie bins to show that you are proactive

  • Place a padlock on your metre box

  • Consider installing external security lighting

  • Ensure gates are locked, and fences are secure

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