As many prepare for the holiday season, shopping for that perfect gift for loved ones is an essential part of the season. Unfortunately with holiday cheer comes increases in holiday-related crimes. For thieves, shoppers are targets. Unsuspecting shoppers are preyed upon as they maneuver from their cars into shopping areas, thieves look for shoppers who are disoriented, confused and unaware of their surroundings.
The Harris County Sheriff’s Office offers tips for shoppers to ensure safety. CLICK HERE to read more and have a safe and happy holiday season!
Cicely C. Mitchell, 100.3 KILT/ Houston