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Garda Safety Tips for Older People

Believe it or not – older persons are less often the victims of crime than many of their younger neighbours. Cases of assault are infrequent, although we would all love if they never happened at all.

Older persons are, however, subjected to burglary and thefts as frequently as the rest of the population. A lifetime of experience coupled with the physical problems associated with aging can make older persons feel vulnerable and more fearful of becoming a victim of crime.
In this handy download we cover:

  • Home Security
  • Burglary
  • Cash / Financial Security
  • Property
  • Scams
  • Out & About

Click to download this information booklet

If you are experiencing Anti-social behaviour in your neighbourhood, please contact your local  County Council & Garda Station

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