Take safety precautions this holiday season
Last updated 11/27/2008 at Noon
FALLBROOK — Everyone should maximize their common sense and follow a few simple rules to have a happy and safe holiday celebration, both during the Thanksgiving holiday as well as during the Christmas season.
Crime always rises during this time of year, so in order to not be a victim and ruin the festivities, here are some simple tips to follow.
When out and about…
Stay aware of one’s surroundings at all times. Use a cell phone sparingly in order to not be distracted.
Always lock car windows and doors.
Avoid carrying large amounts of cash. Use credit cards or checks whenever poss...