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Holiday crime

Triple-A projects over 43 million Americans will travel for Thanksgiving.
With all that going on, safety is often overlooked.

The Shalimar Police Department wants to offer a few tips to you.
If you're traveling or Black Friday shopping this weekend remember to keep important items in your car out of view.
   
Officers reminds everyone to lock your doors and windows if you're out of town.
And be aware of your surroundings.
   
Sergeant Steve Shadwell issued a warning for those on social media.   
"I wouldn't advertise on your Facebook that 'hey, next week we're going to go to Hawaii, we're going to be gone for two months,' you know. People would be amazed what you can get off the internet as far as your name and your address."

Shadwell says most law enforcement agencies, when requested, will keep an eye on homes.
But says the easiest way to be safe - is to be aware.