It was in the news tonight that there is a new mode of operation of house robbery wherein the thief would disguise as a messenger delivering something. There was one unfortunate incident when two children ages 10 and 7 were the ones left in their house when this type of modus operandi happened to them.
It is essential that we practice home security measures because it provides peace of mind when you know that your home is protected, especially when you are away. I don't think that we should have all these expensive gadgets installed in our house to be protected. Preventative measures can be taken to help each family member become aware of the potential danger that might ensue, and this forethought can go a long way in protecting your family and your belongings.
It was a good thing that our house help was watching the news with us, now she is also aware of this modus operandi. At this time that there is a deluge of skilled thieves, we should do everything possible to make our house secure, and more importantly our family safe.