Criminals will contact unsuspecting victims informing them they have won a lottery or
During the winter months the most important thing to prevent burglary is to make your home look as
if it’s occupied. As it gets dark at around 3.30pm when many people are at work, the use of lights on
timer switches is recommended and if you can, also put one on a radio tuned to a talk station which
makes it sound like someone is in and having a conversation. Fake TV lights are now available, which
gives the impression that someone is watching television, and these can work really well if you have
them in an upstairs bedroom.