Protecting Your Home While Traveling

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Use these safety tips when traveling to keep burglars away.

  • Stop your mail and newspaper delivery
  • Arrange for your grass to be mowed
  • Activate your alarm system
  • Ask your neighbor to park in your driveway and use your trash cans
  • Carry medication and jewelry in a carry-on bag

If you see anything suspicious, contact the Sheriff’s Office at 239.252.9300 or call 911 if it is an emergency.

Did you know…

The Crime Prevention Section can conduct a free home security survey. Call 239.252.0700 or e-mail for further information.

To learn more about crime prevention visit the National Crime Prevention Council at