Personal safety advice

Alert message sent 27/10/2015 13:28:00

Information sent on behalf of Cheshire Constabulary

Please be aware purse thieves are operating in Warrington Town Centre, here is some personal safety advice to protect yourselves from pickpockets.

Men    • Avoid carrying your wallet in your back pocket.

               • Place your wallet in your pocket sideways or wrap a rubber band around it to make it difficult to remove from your pocket

               • Consider carrying money and valuables in a money belt under your clothing

Women   :• Keep purses out of sight,if you have to carry it you should carry it in front of you.

             • If your handbag has a flap, carry it with the flap against your body.

             • Never leave your handbag or purse unattended.

            • When sat in public places never leave your handbag on the floor.

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Debbie Potts (Police, PCSO, Warrington LPU Town Centre PCSO)

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