The OPP in Muskoka wants residents to take precautionary measures to safeguard their homes.
It’s Crime Prevention Week, and the message from our local police today is to protect your property.
Officials say if you’re going away, make sure you have someone shovel your snow.
They say to always lock your garage doors, and to keep outdoor and inside lighting on to give the impression your home.
Police also advise placing a hockey stick or a wooden dowel in the bottom track of a sliding door.