Sheriff gives 12 tips for a safe holiday

[South Tahoe Now]

With Black Friday just days away and the excitement of the holiday season beginning to build, the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office offers Twelve Tips of Holiday Safety to help residents stay focused on personal safety.

“First and foremost, stay alert,” Sheriff Chuck Allen said. “Be careful not to get so caught up in the shopping frenzy that you lose awareness of your surroundings. If you see suspicious activity in your neighborhood or while out shopping, report it to law enforcement or store security.”

The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Twelve Tips of Holiday Safety offer suggestions about staying safe while at home, travelling, shopping at the store, or shopping on line. Use this link for ...