General Safety Tips

General Safety Tips for residents of Jammu & Kashmir

General Safety Tips

Precautionary Guidelines for safeguarding your property

  •  Sighting of any suspious person must be reported to the nearest Police Station.
  •  While leaving your home unguarded inform a neighbour you can trust and also your where about. Also inform your Police Station if leaving on a long vacation.
  •  Please keep your valuables and jewelry in bank lockers.
  •  Sturdy doors, windows, latches and locks are a must. Also install magic eyes and door chains.
  •  Install grills on your windows as far as possible.
  •  Get your domestic helps registered with the local Police Station after verification of antecedents.
  •  If you find anything suspicious about your tenants or neighbours inform the Police immediately.
  •  Make a list of all your valuables and keep it safe.
  •  In case of theft or burglary inform the Police immediately and do not disturb the scene of crime.

Tips for Car Drivers/Ownerss

  •  Keep vehicles locked at all times.
  •  Use devices like steering locks and side locks for extra protection.
  •  Park vehicles in covered garages as far as possible.
  •  Do not lend your vehicle to strangers.
  •  Get your Car's registration number etched onto the front and rear window screen and all four window panes. So that if it stolen, this etching will help the Police.
  •  Keep the Tax Token and your Driving license in original with you. Photocopy of the registration certificate will suffice.
  •  As far as possible, the car should not be left unattended.