Police are warning householders to take care when leaving their homes now the weather is warming up.
Now the summer weather is beginning to approach, police are asking that you ensure you lock all your windows and doors before leaving your property.
You may want consider some of the additional security options.
Motion Censored Lighting (Check outdoor lighting is in working order)
Apply padlocks on side gates to deny access to the rear of the property.
Consider CCTV and CCTV in progress stickers.
Register your property using www.immobilise.com
Using this service will assist the police in returning property to the rightful owner should it be stolen.
Please be vigilant and report anything suspicious to Police via 101 please consider 999 in an emergency.