Police remind residents to secure your home

RCMP called to two break and enters on Lands End and West Saanich roads

  • Oct. 13, 2016 2:00 p.m.

Around 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 8 police responded to two residential break and enters. One in the 1600 block of Lands End Road and the other in the 9500 block of West Saanich Road.

Police say it appears thieves were after small valuable items such as jewelry. Police remind residents to use adequate security measures to deter property crime.

To get a free property assessment by a trained Crime Prevention by Environmental Design professional call the Sidney North Saanich RCMP at 250- 656-3931.

Police ask anyone who sees suspicious activity to report it and reminds residents going out of town to ensure someone is checking on your property and let your neighbours know.

Sidney North Saanich RCMP responded to 77 calls for service last week.

 

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