The Hamden Police Department would like to provide residents with the following crime prevention tips:
- Lock all windows and doors at bedtime
- Lock all windows and doors if you are leaving your residence
- Illuminate your property
- Do not keep any valuables inside of your motor vehicle
- Do not keep any valuables, including keys to your motor vehicle, in the kitchen. Secure these items in a locked compartment if necessary
- Activate your alarm
- Have a fully-charged cell phone by your bed
- Do not confront an intruder, dial 911 immediately
- Talk with your neighbors and share information/watch each other’s property.
- Consider creating a block watch. Contact John Testa at 203-230-4577
- Contact Hamden Police should you observe any suspicious activity
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hamden Police Department at (203)230-4000 or HPD Major Crimes Division at (203)230-4040.
Police Report for March 29-April 4, 2016