Door & Window Security
Copy of email received Monday 23rd February, 2011
PLEASE PASS ON TO YOUR FRIENDS & FAMILY.
Doors and Window Security
How important is door and window security?
Very important. In most cases, the offenders who commit burglary are
opportunists. They see an open door or window and they take their
Believe it or not but nearly half of all burglaries are committed
through an open door or window. A third of burglaries occur through a
rear window. An open window or door is therefore an open invitation to
enter your home. No other aspect of crime prevention is more
effective than improving your door and window security. Keep them closed
and locked especially when you are not in that room.
Wakefield North West Neighbourhood Policing Team
Tel no: 01924 294 671
Move to Tarn Court
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