Reposted from The Pond & Beyond
The holiday break brings relaxation from the day-to-day demands of college life and for many, an opportunity to leave the area to enjoy time with family and friends. However, students are not the only ones who look forward to this time of year!
Here are some tips to keep your things safe while you’re away.
These simple and effective tips to protect your property can make the difference between coming home relaxed and ready to take on the new challenges of winter term and becoming a statistic for future students to learn from.
Lock doors and windows
Take valuables like small electronics with you
Cose your blinds and leave a radio or TV and a light on
THEFT FROM VEHICLE PREVENTION
Don’t leave ANYTHING in your vehicle
Lock all doors and windows
Park in well-lit areas
THEFT OF VEHICLE PREVENTION
Use a steering wheel locking device
Use a vehicle security system that disables the ignition
Not Leaving for the Break?
For those who will be in the area for winter break, help protector your neighbor’s stuff by reporting suspicious activity to the Eugene Police non-emergency number at 541-682-5111!
Be sure to click here to download our Winter Break Safety Tips!