Staying safe from robbery

  • If you have to walk alone at night take extra care. Stay on roads that are well lit and relatively busy
  • Plan your route in advance
  • Avoid short cuts that involve alleyways or walking across parks or commons unless they are well-lit
  • If you’re carrying a bag, try to have it across your chest and keep your hand over the fastening
  • Be aware of your surroundings and stay alert to what’s going on around you
  • Be careful with your electronics; talking on a mobile phone, listening to an MP3 player or carrying a laptop bag shows thieves that you have something to steal
  • Don’t carry important documents or credit cards that you do not need
  • Only take your wallet out when you need torobando un bolso
  • If you think you are being followed, cross the road or go into a shop and stay there until you’re sure you’re safe

Source : Police.uk