Here are some tips, gathered from various resources on the net (link list below) to help deter criminals. Seems to me the homes most vulnerable are those along Wayside, Idylwood and MacGregor, where it’s easy to do a grab and run. Homes toward the center of the block are less likely targets, but that all depends on the landscaping.
For those of us tuned into the Idylwood Community Exchange online, it is clear that an increase in burglaries, thefts, and burglaries of motor vehicles have been been occurring over the last few weeks.
Community Emergency Response Team training is a Federal Emergency Management Agency program that educates citizens about the hazards they face in their community and trains them in lifesaving skills.