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Police Warn Residents of Increase in 'Street Robberies and Residential Burglaries'

Read on for a full list of safety tips offered by law enforcement officials.

Police Warn Residents of Increase in 'Street Robberies and Residential Burglaries'
The San Leandro Police Department is trying to make citizens aware of a recent increase in robberies and home burglaries.

Police officials have released a list of tips to help prevent residents from being victimized. The list includes being aware of surroundings, staying in well-lit areas and making a mental note of a robber's appearance, if confronted. At home, police urge residents to keep doors locked and always identify the person at the door before opening it.

Click here for the full list of safety tips. 

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