If you are still planning your summertime out of town trip take time to protect your property and identity. That preparation can save you a lot of headaches. A closer look in this week's News 13 Problem Solver report.
Vacation. It can be one of the best times of the year. But, how many people who are now enjoying their time away from home on the white sands or elsewhere realize that criminals may be taking advantage of their time away from home.
Something to think about. Home burglaries usually peak during the summer months...that's according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The FBI says the number reaches 53% during the daytime hours.
So take a moment to check these safety tips from the Better Business Bureau of Northwest Florida.
And another reminder, if you are on the lookout for a security company to protect your home, you can check out their review on the Better Business Bureau website.