GARDAÍ in Limerick are advising anybody travelling overseas over the approaching weeks to take security precautions each earlier than and through their journey.
Holidaymakers are being urged to analysis the security of their vacation spot, in addition to native legal guidelines and customs. They need to additionally concentrate on safety measures at airports and ferry ports, and be conscious of valuables and potential scams whereas away.
To discourage would-be burglars, Garda Nathan Crehan of Henry Road Garda Station says folks ought to “inform a trusted neighbour or relative as to your journey preparations, supposed vacation spot and call particulars.
“Don’t unwittingly promote your journey preparations to others. Invite neighbours to utilize your driveway for automobile parking. Prepare to have your garden mowed when you’re away, and cancel your milk or newspaper deliveries,” he added.