ASHLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT PRESS RELEASE
April 3, 2015
Re: Upcoming Educational Opportunity for Members of the Community
The Ashland Police Department is pleased to offer another free class to members of the community. The class is called “Tips for Improving Home Security.”
This class is free and open to all members of the community. Class size is limited to 55 people so reserve a spot if you plan to attend. Through this class participants will gain a better understanding of home security and what steps they can take to help guard against burglaries. Topics covered will include:
-how to protect you home (including a home security checklist)
-21 things a burglar won’t tell you
-how the lock on your door really works
-where you should put your lights
-how to protect your home while on vacation
-how to secure your sliding glass doors, garage and windows
-much much more
There will be two sessions of this class and each is expected to last approximately two hours. There will be a break in the middle, handouts and everyone will have a chance to ask questions if they like. This class is free, but space is limited to 55 participants, so participants need to call the department to reserve a spot. If interest exceeds space another session will be scheduled.
Where: City of Ashland Council Chambers, 1175 E. Main Street (right next door to the police dept.)
When: April 24, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. and at 6:00 p.m.
See attached flyer for additional information.
Inquiries can be made to Deputy Chief Tighe O’Meara at 541-482-5211
ASHLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT
TIPS FOR IMPROVING HOME SECURITY
Presented by Ron Kohl
Crime Prevention Specialist
Ashland Police Department
This program is aimed at enhancing your awareness of potential avenues of vulnerability and how to secure them.
From this presentation you will understand:
>How to protect your home; home security checklist handout
>21 Things a burglar will not tell you
>How does the lock on your door really work
>Where should you put lights
>How to protect your home while on vacation
>How do you secure your Sliding Glass Doors, Garage, Windows, etc. and much, much more
This class is free, but please call the Ashland Police Department to reserve a spot! Please call 541-482-5211
Location: City of Ashland Council Chambers, 1175 E. Main Street
When: Friday April 24th, 1:30 p.m.- 3:30 p.m. or 6 p.m.-8 p.m.