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HOLIDAY SHOPPING

Posted on Sat, Dec 12, 2009

Tips for Staying Safe

The holiday shopping season is here and millions of people will be heading to the nation's shopping malls focused on finding the perfect gifts, but crime isn't taking a holiday.  Police departments across the country report increased calls during the holiday season when shoppers tend to think less about holiday shopping mall safety and more about buying presents.

Shopping mall safety is especially important this holiday season when malls are more vunerable to crime.  Please remember, it's never possible to completely eliminate the risk of crime, but being aware of your surroundings and choosing to shop at malls that take security serously are two important things you can do to help protect yourself and family against crime while shopping this season.

Follow these tips to help make holiday shopping safer for you and your family:

Being estra vigilant this holiday season may help keep you from becoming a victim of crime. Always trust your instincts and report any and all suspicious actviity to mall security officers or the local police.

Two things have to come together in order for a crime to be committed, desire and opportunity.  We know there is always someone out there with desire, we have to minimize the oppotunities.

So please, following these safety tips while doing your holiday shopping. 

Wishing you and your loved ones a  . . . . . .
Merry Christmas filled with Joy, Peace and Love!

Valerie