Category Archives: Sheriff’s Blog

Secure your home for the holiday season

The holiday season puts everyone in a festive mood but some are out to steal your holiday joy. You might be inviting a thief to take part in your holiday festivities if the presents in your home are visible to passersby or if you have placed large appliance and technology boxes at the curb for trash…
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Cyber safety for the holiday season

If you’ve been a store in the past couple of weeks, you know the Christmas shopping season is here. As busy as things are out there in the stores, thousands will take care of their Christmas shopping without ever leaving home. They’ll make their purchases online. Just as there are steps to protect yourself when…
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Tips for safety, avoiding fraud as holiday season begin

Food and football will likely be top priorities for many on Thanksgiving, but safety and security should be top of mind for anyone heading out for holiday shopping during the long holiday weekend. This time of year brings with it concerns for safety and security. Big crowds and extended store hours create distractions that can…
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Make it to the table for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time for food, family, friends, and for many of us, travel. But it’s also one of the deadliest times of year on our roadways due to prevalence of drunk and impaired drivers. Drunk-driving-related crashes spike during the Thanksgiving holiday season. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, from 2013 to 2017,…
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