COVID-19 Home Crime Prevention Advice

COVID-19 Home Crime Prevention Advice

Advice from An Garda Síochána

The An Garda Síochána have released the following advice regarding home crime prevention.

  • Keep lights on inside and out.
  • Do not keep large amounts of cash at home.
  • Keep valuables & keys out of sight.
  • Be alert to online and telephone scams.
  • Do not share personal or financial data.

They also advise that you take the following safety measures:

  • KEEP UNEXPECTED CALLERS OUT. Do not open the door. Use the door chain. Look for ID.
  • Use only the services of people you know and trust.
  • If you require assistance call your local garda station.
  • Keep a lookout for friends and neighbours while adhering to appropriate physical distancing. 

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