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Crime Prevention
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Be Alert When Out And About...
- Park in well-lit areas.
- Lock your vehicle, roll up the windows and take your keys with you.
- Do not leave tempting valuables or property visible inside the car.  Lock these items in the trunk.
- Avoid shortcuts and dark, isolated areas.
- Don't carry credit cards you don't need, or large amounts of cash.
- If someone makes you uneasy, trust your instincts and leave.
Make Your Home Safe And Secure...
- Be sure your street address number is large, clear of obstruction, and well-lighted so police and other emergency personnel can
find your home quickly.
- Lock your door, even when you intend to return home shortly.
- Light the outside of your home to discourage prowling and loitering.
- Door to door solicitors are required to be licensed in Holland Township, always ask to see their permit.
- Keep emergency numbers by your phone.
Get Involved In Your Community...
- Report any suspicious activity to law enforcement.
Watch Out For Scams...
- Don't fall for anything that sounds too good to be true- a free vacation, sweepstakes prizes, high yield investments, etc.
- Never give your social security number, date of birth, bank account information, or credit card information to anyone over the
How To Prevent Identity Theft...
- Do not give out personal information.
- Report lost or stolen checks.
- Destroy unused financial solicitations ("junk mail").
- Shred your old checks and bills before putting them in the trash.
- Get a copy of your credit report every six months to ensure there aren't any credit cards or checking accounts you did not open.
For more tips please visit the National Crime Prevention Council