According to the Norwood Police there has been a recent increase in housebreaks around town. Here are some tips from the NPD on how to prevent being a victim.
The following is a statement from the Norwood Police Department: There has been a recent uptick in housebreaks in Norwood over the past couple of months. Breaks tend to occur during the day and criminals often take measures to avoid entering houses where someone is home. They look for a house that looks empty, and then knock to make sure. The tips below are offered by Detective Rich Giacoppo. Additional Home Security Tips provided by NPD Crime Prevention Unit