Since October, there have been a total of 149 forced-entry and non-forced-entry burglaries reported to the Roswell Police Department, including 50 vehicle burglaries. Becoming a victim of crime puts a damper on anyone’s holidays. A number of measures can be taken to prevent crime during the Christmas season and throughout the year.
• Always park in a well-lit and well traveled area. Do not park in a remote dark area.
• Lock vehicles and when returning to a car, scan the interior before climbing inside.
• Check to see if you are being followed. Keep keys in hand and be ready to unlock the door to prevent delay caused by fumbling for keys.
• Keep items purchased at stores out of sight. Ideally, in the Login to read more