Due to recent purse and wallet thefts within Andover Town Centre, police are advising the public to be aware and to keep your personal possessions safe.
The following are tips from Andover Police:
- Never carry you pin number in either your purse or your wallet.
- Make sure when accessing money at the cash points cover the number pad so no one can retrieve your pin number by looking over your shoulder.
- Do not keep large amounts of money in your purse/wallet and try an keep your credit cards separate, possible in an inside pocket.
- Always keep you bag zipped.
Be mindful keep it safe.