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Police warn over increase in East Lancashire burglaries

Lancashire Police are warning residents to be on their guard after an increase in house burglaries in Clitheroe and Clayton-Le-Moors.  In the period 1st March – 25th March, Police recorded 13 offences in the area, compared with none in the same period last year. Detective Inspector Eric Halford said ‘The […]

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House fires caused by loose batteries

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Where do you keep your spare batteries?  If you are anything like most people, they will be discarded in a junk drawer, in amongst the rest of the household clutter you’d like hidden from the world. If you do chuck your 9v and AA batteries in a drawer, then it […]

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Hotel fire safety

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This week, a friend of mine was staying in a hotel in the US.  In the middle of the night, the hotel had to be evacuated due to a serious fire in a stairwell.  It turns out that the fire was started deliberately – my friend rather freaked out, sensibly […]

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Videofied – a new concept in burglar detection

Videofied is a brand new, proven concept in burglar alarm technology.  It is not merely a simple CCTV system, that records videos, which can be accessed by the owner, but a complete video burglar alarm system.  When activated, the system sends a 10 second video clip by GPRS mobile technology […]

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Anti burglary tips

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In previous blog posts, we’ve given advice about how to avoid becoming a victim of a burglary. Its well worth revisiting this advice and giving a little bit of thought to the subject, so that if someone has to become a victim, it isn’t you. Whilst we can’t secure our […]

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Metal theft and security

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The theft of metal is being fueled by rocketing prices for lead, copper, steel and iron.  Police and government crackdowns on metal dealers, has only partially helped the situation and if you are victim, the costs can far outweigh the price someone can sell your metal for. Churches are a […]

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Overall crime still going down

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The latest government statistics show that overall, crime has reduced during 2013. The figures, called the Annual crime survey and produced by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show that crime has come down by 5%. Whilst this is great news, some crimes such as fraud, sexual offences and muggings […]

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Successful Lancashire police anti-burglary campaign returns

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Operation Julius, is returning to Lancashire as part of the latest crackdown on Burglary in the county. Last run in February 2012, Julius will run throughout autumn and winter, targeting offenders and assisting communities, to help prevent them becoming burglary victims. Julius is to be broken down into three distinct […]

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Spike in burglary offences

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Police in Preston are warning householders to be vigilant after a spike in burglaries in the Tulketh and Ashton areas. Between July 1st and August 16, Police were alerted to 27 burglaries and 48% of these were as a result of people not securing doors and windows. Sgt Paul McLernon […]

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Are unwanted fires a thing of the past?

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Recent government statistics have shown that unwanted fires are becoming more and more of an aberration.  Between 2001 and 2012 the number of blazes reported to fire services in the UK has halved and the number of people killed in fires has fallen from 967 in 1985 to just 380 […]

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