Robbery and Street Crime Prevention

Vehicle Safe Information

POSTED May 10th 2018 BY Travel Writer
A Guide to Vehicle Gun Safes and Portable Car Gun Safes Firearm or gun security is the responsibility of you the firearm owner. Many law enforcement officers or those with CCW’s rely on vehicle safes to help ensure that pistols or guns if left in vehicles, don’t end up in the wrong hands. Make sure you’re in compliance with your most recent State laws regarding...
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What Every Beach or Pool-Goer Needs to Pack, and it’s not Sunscreen

POSTED March 3rd 2018 BY Beth Williams
Thefts at beaches and pools increase during the busy vacation season when tourists and locals flock to the water.  Most beachgoers leave their wallets, cell phones, cameras or other valuables while they go for a swim or walk along the shore hoping that they’ll be there when they return. Most think they don’t have an alternative but to leave their property unattended or guarded. Some...
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Deaf Mute and Fake Petition Scams in Europe

POSTED May 27th 2017 BY Beth Williams
Tourist Scams in Europe Include “Deaf Mute” People with Petitions  Thieves and scammers make a living preying on the kind hearts and naivete of tourists.  Familiarize yourself with these scams and save your money. The Deaf Mute Scam and the Fake Petition Scam typically involves women or young girls as the scammers. Some are pregnant, but on occasion young boys may also use this scam. Women...
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How to Hide Money on Your Body

POSTED February 28th 2017 BY Beth Williams
Proven Ideas from Experienced Travelers. Today’s money belts are not your father’s money belt. A money belt can be your most important accessory when you’re traveling, especially when visiting busy and popular tourist attractions. It is in these locations where pickpockets and thieves are most likely to target their marks. A money belt depending on its size and design is used to hide money, cash, passports, and...
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Third World Travel Safety Tips

POSTED February 13th 2017 BY Beth Williams
Westerners traveling to third world countries are often targets of criminals because they most likely have more money and valuables than the locals and less recourse if they are victimized. Consider the following and investigate your destination before you travel. Common Scams  Fake police. People who own a police badge and even a uniform may be crooks in disguise. Be suspicious of anybody who asks...
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