How to stay safe while Black Friday shopping: HCSO

Here are some tips from the Harris County Sheriff's Office on how to stay safe this Black Friday.

How to, Black Friday

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — The Harris County Sheriff’s Office wants you to stay safe while snagging the best deals this Black Friday.

Here are some tips verbatim from the sheriff’s office to protect yourself while Black Friday shopping:

  • Secure your vehicle. Ensure it is locked and your alarm is activated, if applicable.
  • Use extra caution when utilizing remote engine start features on your vehicle.
  • Secure any gifts or packages in the trunk area.
  • Be vigilant, always be watching your immediate surroundings.
  • Avoid leaving any valuables inside your vehicle. If you absolutely must, avoid leaving them in plain sight.
  • Avoid carrying large sums of cash on your person or inside your vehicle.
  • Attempt to park in well-lit areas or near security cameras.
  • If you see any suspicious persons or activities inform police or security.

As the holiday shopping season kicks off with Black Friday, having a safe shopping game plan is essential while searching for the perfect decorations and gifts. Here are some tips to help you stay safe. #HouNews

— HCSOTexas (@HCSOTexas) November 24, 2023

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