Spotting Suspicious Neighborhood Activities

When striving to keep your neighborhood safe for your family, how do you judge what you see around the community? Which people are supposed to be there, and which are dangerous? If you are part of a Neighborhood Watch group, then it is your responsibility to keep an eye on what’s going on nearby. Even…

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Is Crime Decreasing In Todays World?

Crime in the only remaining superpower is seen to be declining. In US, street crime hovers near historic lows, hence the declaration of certain analysts that life in US has never been safer. And with the apparently downward trend of criminal activities all over the world, the world appears to be a friendlier place,  notwithstanding…

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“8 Ways To Prevent Being A Victim Of A Mugger”

Muggers prowl the streets of many cities and towns looking to prey on the unaware or unprepared. Avoid being an easy target by following these guidelines. Always Be Alert! 1)Dress to discourage unwanted attention from muggers. Some things that might make you a more likely target are: * Dressing like a tourist. If you’re obviously…

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“Security Tips for Home Sellers”

Homeowners who have recently put their home up for sale soon realize that it can be a stressful time. This process seems to take longer and longer, adding to the anxiety felt by home sellers. Although this might not seem like the best time to add on to your ‘to do’ list, there is one…

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“Violent Crime in America Today”

Today, it’s hard to turn on the TV or radio without hearing about a recent violent crime that has occurred somewhere in the nation. The headlines from coast to coast warn of the potential for assault, rape, murder, and other violent acts. As a result, today most families are aware of this growing threat. On…

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Gun Safety and the Dangers of Gun Ownership

Millions of Americans currently keep guns in their homes for hunting or self defense purposes. Many gun owners are outspoken proponents of gun ownership and gun rights, and appreciate the feeling of protection provided by their guns. Although a gun can give a sense of safety in the event of a street attack or home…

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Don’t Rent Until You Read This!

Many apartment renters assume that they’re out of luck when it comes to home security. Though you won’t be able to install a whole house security system, there are dozens of other options for protecting yourself if you live in an apartment. Ensuring that your apartment is safe starts not when you move it, but…

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Beware Of These Home Invasion Scams!

Though it is often said that burglars and other criminals try to target empty homes, some criminals specifically target occupied homes, planning to use a guise to get inside when you open the door. They don’t have to break in because you’ve let them in, right through the open front door. Home invasion scams come…

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