PREVENTION ITEMS FOR SALE
of these items are available from the Putney Crime Prevention
Shop. It is located in Putney High Street, next to the Cinema.
Opening times are Monday to Saturday 10am to 5.30pm. The shop
also has free booklets and leaflets on a variety of crime
attack alarms £5.00 each
are a handy size for your coat/jacket pocket and have a pull
out cord to set off the 120 decibel alarm. The alarm will
continue until the cord is replaced or the batteries run out
(this takes about 2 hours if the batteries are healthy). It
is powered by 2 standard AA batteries, already fitted. The
alarm has a test button on the side so that you can check
that your batteries are working before you leave home. Full
instructions are included.
do not recommend the cylinder shaped gas filled style of alarms
- as there is no way of knowing when the gas has run out.
In addition if your attacker pulls the top off the alarm will
cease to sound.
Marker Pens 50p
are ideal for property marking your personal items such as
your TV, stereo etc. These pens have been greatly improved
and are now non-fading in sunlight.
phone and bike marking Kits £1.00
contain a UV marker pen plus hologram labels that warn that
your property has been property marked.
How do I property mark my items?
is very easy. Simply write your postcode followed by your
house/flat number e.g. "SW152XY17" using the UV
marker pen. Should any of your property get stolen and is
recovered by the police they will scan the item with a UV
lamp. If it has been property marked with a UV pen this will
assist in returning it to its rightful owner.
Young Person's Guide to the Law Book £1.50
is a very useful book for young people which gives advice
on their rights and the law. It includes the Human Rights
here to return to Crime index page