Home and Property Print

Of the 15,740 residential burglary offences recorded in 2013, nearly 24% occurred because of people leaving their doors and windows unlocked. (WA Police Safe as Houses Program  https://www.police.wa.gov.au/Our-Community/Programs/Safe-as-Houses)

8107 motor vehicles were stolen in WA during the period July 2014 - June 2015 

When a persons home contents or vehicle is stolen, the effect on the victim of that crime can often be far more reaching than just the loss of property. Locking our homes and vehicles seems such a simple action yet failing to do so allows easy access for criminal activity. 

The following link has been provided by the Western Australian Police Department and provides some great tips and information on how to be more security conscious. The sight takes you beyond the realm of home and property and includes extremely useful information regarding personal security in  areas such as when on holiday and cyber safety for you and your family. 

Always lock up and take your keys with you.