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How to be safe : protect yourself, your home, your family, and your business from crime  Cover Image Book Book

How to be safe : protect yourself, your home, your family, and your business from crime / Ira A. Lipman.

Lipman, Ira A. (Author).


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.

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  • ISBN: 9781606521694
  • ISBN: 1606521691
  • Physical Description: xv, 367 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, 2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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.
Subject: Safety education.
Dwellings > Security measures.
Crime prevention.
Self-protective behavior.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Kirtland Community College Library HV 675 .L57 2011 30775305456049 General Collection Available -

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