Neighbourhood Watch News Article
Published: 16th June 2011
Every year police recover large numbers of lost or stolen items that cannot be returned to their owners because there is no way of identifying them.
To help keep your prized possession secure, your local officers will be available on Saturday 25 June between 3pm - 6pm and on Sunday 26 June between 10am - 2pm at Berkhamsted Sports Centre, Lagley Meadow, Douglas Garden in Berkhamsted.
If you have any bikes, mobile phones, mp3 players etc that you would like marked and registered on the free online databasewww.immobilise.com - as well as picking up a few home security tips - please come along and meet your local officers.
If you have access to the internet and you prefer to register your property yourself, please visit www.immobilise.com.
Don’t forget to take simple steps to improve your home security:
Always lock any doors and windows before you go out.
Lock PVCu doors by lifting the handle and using the key
Shut and lock, with a padlock, any gates and remember to lock away garden tools after use - burglars can use them to break in.
You can get more advice at: www.herts.police.uk/advice/crime_prevention.aspx
Author: Neighbourhood Watch
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