Residential burglaries south of Ventura Boulevard are picking up.
-Please check your streets when you are leaving and returning home for anyone that looks suspicious and please report it to the police by calling 877 275-5273 and lets get a patrol vehicle to check that person out.
-Remember to set your alarms when you leave even if its just for a few minutes.
-Put locks on all your gates. (you can always give the pool man a key)
-Remember to close and lock your windows and doors.
-If someone knocks on the front door, let them know you are home. You don't have to open the door to make the person aware you are home.
-If you go out of town for a few days, let the neighbors know. Stop the paper and the mail unless you have someone to pick it up everyday.
-Put your lights on timers so they come on at different times in the evenings.
-Have a television or radio playing in a back ROOM so there is some noise heard.