Burglary Figures For Sevenoaks Town And St John’s, Kent

Crime statistics for the year June 2014 to May 2015 have just been issued by Kent Police, and they make gloomy reading. Overall, there were 1,919 crimes of all types carried out in the town over the year, or 37 every single week.

From all outward appearances, the casual observer might consider the town is peaceful, but the burglary figures for Sevenoaks prove otherwise.

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Latest Crime Stats For Hadlow, Mereworth And West Peckham

Kent Police have just issued the latest crime stats for Hadlow, Mereworth and West Peckham for the year from June 2014 to May 2015. They make pretty shocking reading. This is what you would have thought was a quiet country area with a few villages and a lot of fields.

Crime Stats for Hadlow, Mereworth and West Peckham

Who would have guessed that during the year the area would see no less than 1,119 crimes committed? Somewhat worryingly for local residents, no less than 177 of these were burglaries.

That’s 177 homes or premises broken into. People have lost valuables and sentimental items that can never be replaced.

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The Art of Summer Burglary Prevention

As our evening starts to stay lighter for longer, it can only mean one thing. Britain’s favourite season is on its way.

However, our homes are vulnerable to burglary during the summer. Our change in behaviour as the weather gets warmer can have a dramatic impact on our families and homes. You may become more relaxed about your home security without even knowing it!

Refuse to let your guard down simply because the sun is out with our summer burglary prevention tips.

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10 Fantastic Kitchen Fire Safety Tips

In Great Britain, from April 2013 to March 2014 – 21,577 of accidental dwelling fires were first ignited in the kitchen. Over two thirds of fire-related deaths occurred in accidental dwelling fires.

This stat from the Fire & Rescue statistical release shows how at risk we really are. Protect your family and home today with these top tips.

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