Police Issue Public Safety Warning to Brampton Residents

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Police recently advised residents in Mississauga and Brampton to exercise more caution due to an increase in residential break-ins throughout the region.

Because of the increases, police are advising residents to keep the following tips in mind:

1)  If you notice anyone suspicious in your neighbourhood, contact Peel Regional Police;
2)  Get to know your neighbours;
3)  Join a Neighbourhood Watch group;
4)  Ensure windows and doors are locked on your residence and vehicles;
5)  Have a friend or neighbour pick-up newspapers, deliveries or mail;
6)  Have exterior and interior lighting on timers;
7)  Ensure you have clear sight lines to and from access points into your residence;

In 2018, police arrested a man in connection with 17 commercial (non-residential) break-ins in Mississauga. 

For more information on home security, click here contact the Peel Regional Police Crime Prevention Services office at 905-453-2121 ext. 4021.

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