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Foot Traffic

By on January 17, 2013

How many people that walk through your neighborhood or by your house will have a direct effect on how many crimes happen in your area.  My house is on the corner of the main drag.  Foot traffic and vehicle traffic

Lights, Camera, Action

By on October 10, 2012

Last week, I posted 10 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Safer.  Number 1 was lights, with the tag line “Make sure it’s easier to see around your house than in your house at night.”  Today, I thought I’d explain

Home Alone

By on January 12, 2012

  Today I spent the day on the couch sick.  I’m finally feeling better and don’t know why I was sick.  During the day in an urban neighborhood it seems so peaceful.  Nothing really happening, not a lot of noise,

Creating a Harder Target

By on December 22, 2011

Picture yourself a criminal.  Prowling your neighborhood looking for an easy buck.  Look at the houses around your house and look at your house.  Which one would you steal from? And why? By definition criminals are lazy.  They will go