Category Archives: Burglary

The ‘DaPinchi’ Code

Burglars are now marking homes to target the rich and vulnerable. We’re grateful to West Yorkshire Police for highlighting this issue with us and forwarding their copy of The ‘DaPinchi Code’. Check your walls and driveways outside! The ‘DaPinchi Code’ Burglars are using coded chalk symbols to let other criminals know which properties to target. […]

Keeping Shepley Safe During The Dark Nights

We will soon be putting those clocks back, which mean longer darker nights. To protect your homes, here is some advice from Police.UK on reducing the risk of Burglary. Homes with no security measures in place are five times more likely to be burgled than those with simple security measures. Good window locks and strong […]

19 things a burglar can teach you about home security

West Yorkshire Police has kindly forwarded the following information to help residents take appropriate actions to prevent burglars from entering their homes. From the Offenders’ Mouths… The following ‘advice’ on protecting your home from burglars has been taken from real interviews conducted with convicted offenders, providing an insight into their approach to committing burglary. 1. “A […]