Summer Holiday Burglaries

Alert message sent 01/08/2022 11:22:00

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Winslow is generally classed as a low area for burglaries to be committed however not exempt. Here below is a checklist if you are going away during the summer period.

✅ Lock windows, doors, sheds and garages
✅ Secure tools and ladders
✅ Hide keys and valuables
✅ Make your home look occupied
✅ Ask a friend to look after your home
✅ Don’t advertise being away on social media
General note of interest, if your insurance company finds out that you have posted on social media of your vacation, they might not pay out the claim.
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Jo Howland (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Administrator, Aylesbury Vale)

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