« BackKerry homeowners reminded to consider security arrangements while away from home

Break -in Crime BurglaryKerry homeowners are reminded to consider security arrangements while they are away from home.

Ross Mulligan, manager of PhoneWatch Tralee, says there are many ways to protect homes and valuables.

Among the tips are to not hide keys outside, do not leave a top window open, ask a neighbour to keep an eye on your home, and to put light switches on timers.

Also, with the advent of social media, homeowners are advised to not post updates from abroad, as this may notify burglars of a vacant home.