Three factors must be present for crime to occur: desire, ability, and opportunity. While an individual’s desire and ability to commit a crime cannot be affected, the opportunity for the crime to occur can be significantly reduced by alert citizens who follow simple crime prevention rules. By following some basic crime prevention techniques you can make your home the hardest house on the block to enter and your person appear too challenging to approach. We all have to take responsibility to at least help in our own protection. It is up to you!
Please click on the following link to find more crime prevention tips from the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department.
See also Neighborhood Watch.