WA Police Home Safety Check List

How safe is your home?

Take the home safety checklist taken from the <a href="http://communitysafety.police.wa.gov .au” target=”_blank”>WA Police Community Safety website.

Is your house number clearly visible from the street? Y/N
Are your trees and shrubs trimmed so it’s hard for burglars to hide behind? Y/N
Do you have solid core doors? Y/N
Do you have locks and deadbolts or deadlocks fitted? Y/N
Do you have security screens on doors and windows? Y/N
Does your door have a peephole? Y/N
Do your windows have key-locks or security devices? Y/N
Does your house have an automatic light timer or sensor lights? Y/N
Do you leave lights on when you go out at night? Y/N
Are the entrances to your home well lit? Y/N
Is your home fitted with an alarm? Y/N
Is the garage or shed kept locked? Y/N
Are your tools and ladders stored away? Y/N
Is the meter box locked? Y/N
Are your contents and valuables engraved or marked for easy identification? Y/N
Have you recorded the serial numbers? Y/N
Do you have window stickers letting burglars know you have an alarm and your property is marked? Y/N
Is there a phone or mobile in the bedroom with emergency numbers handy? Y/N
Do you have a dog? Y/N
Have you joined Neighbourhood Watch? Y/N

Advice and information on security products and installation from licensed security operators is encouraged.