How to be safe : protect yourself, your home, your family, and your business from crime / by Lipman, Ira A.;
Security in your home -- Doors and windows -- Household security -- Alarm systems -- Your telephone -- Service employees and invited strangers -- Lighting your home -- Outside security -- Vacations and special occasions -- Tips for apartment and condo dwellers -- Security away from home -- Car safety -- Security on the streets -- Security while shopping -- Security on the job -- Security when you travel -- Moving to another community -- Family security -- Family violence -- Security for infants and young children -- Security for older children and teenagers -- Cyber crime -- Community security -- Neighborhood crime prevention -- School and campus security -- Security in hospitals and nursing homes -- Senior victims of crime -- Consumer fraud, con artists, and con games -- Investment fraud -- Protection from violent crimes -- Rape, sexual harassment, and stalking -- Hate crimes, kidnapping, and murder -- Terrorism -- The criminal justice system.Explains how to protect one's home, family, and property and how to steer clear of computer and high-tech crime; investment and white-collar crime; and terrorism, bombs and bomb threats, in a book that also details safety measures for weddings, funerals,holidays, and emergency situations.
Subjects: Safety education.; Dwellings; Crime prevention.; Preparedness.; Self-protective behavior.;
© 2011., Reader's Digest Association,
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