James Barrett the Business Crime Reduction Partnership BCRP Officer for Safer Lambeth is circulating the following advice to people who enjoy the night time economy in Lambeth;
Enjoy the night….with four messages.
Whatever your preferance for the nightlife; smart and stylish, sports, live music, themed or gay and lesbian, Lambeth holds an array of pubs and clubs that can cater for all. Large crowds will undoubtably congregrate within these venues, particulary on a Friday and Saturday Night and Bank Holiday weekends.
The BCRP would like to encourage Buisnesses to remind their customers of steps towards protecting themsleves when out and about. Staying safe is predominantely focused on listening and looking what’s around you, and knowing you can protect yourself from danger.
The following advice has been provided courtsey of the Metropolitan Police.
OpOmega is currently running across the capital encouraging individuals to carry out simple crime prevention procedures. Use the #OpOmega to keep up to date with crime prevention advice from the Metropolitan Police.
Service for pre-planning your night:
Text CAB to 60835, they will use GPS to text your two nearest minicab numbers and one taxi (black cab) number. See http://www.tfl.gov.uk for more information.
Alert 5 APP:
For Smartphone users, Alert5 is an easy to use app. This app will alert up to five of your chosen contacts, friends/family/or work colleagues of your exact location stating that you need urgent assistance, try it today. http://www.alert5.co.uk/
Register valuable property at http://www.immobilise.com it’s free of charge and can deter a thief.