Burglary Prevention Tips from the Methuen Police Department

The Methuen Police Department has recently seen increase in house breaks in the last week (particularly in the Hampstead St. and North St. area).  This time of year, the department responds to an increase in burglary reports between November and January.  With the holiday season fast approaching, the Methuen Police Department would like to remind residents to make sure you safeguard your home from burglars.  Please review these simple safety tips to ensure your home is not an easy target: