Safety Tips for Men and Women

Safety tips for men It has been suggested that young men aged between 18 and 25 are more likely to be attacked in the street than anybody else and men in general are twice as likely to be violently attacked than women. The fact is, many men just don’t pay enough attention to their own safety. They fear that they will appear weak which can be a very dangerous situation to find yourself in. Here…

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How to Keep Your Packages Safe From Theft and Porch Pirates

According to ParcelPending.com a staggering 11 million homeowners have had a package stolen in the last year alone. The thing is, as the popularity of online shopping grows, so will the number of packages that are being stolen. Package thieves or ‘porch pirates‘ as they have come to be known can strike anywhere and at any time of the year. But what can we do to combat these thieves and reduce the chances of our…

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How to Know If Your Rental is Spying On You

We’ve all seen the movies in which somebody rents a room or somewhere only to find out that they have been getting watched with hidden cameras before everything starts turning really creepy. The thing is, this scenario doesn’t just happen in the movies and has been found to be happening time and time again in rentals. Here are just a couple of links to articles where people have found hidden cameras: Airbnb Has a Hidden-Camera…

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16 Ways to Stay Safe on a College Campus

Crime happens everywhere and that includes on college campus. However, there are simple steps that you can take to ensure your safety on campus. It is a sad fact that whilst heading off to college should be about education and fun, it is also a time when students get their first lessons in crime. This may include robbery, theft or even rape and sexual assault. Keep the following tips in mind that take minimal effort…

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Reduce False Alarms with Your Home Security System

I am sure our readers have heard about the familiar story of the boy who cried wolf and what happens to someone when they raise false alarms. This however, is not child’s play, and false alarms can cost millions and put significant strain on police resources. One common problem with false alarms is that it can make the homeowner hesitant to use their home security system and that is exactly what any burglar wants. If…

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