Community Alert Launched

Today we launched the Community Alert service for Balally and Sandyford Road. Gardai will send notifications directly to everyone registered to help prevent or reduce crime in the area. The Residents Association will also send messages about important local events.

Please visit the registration page for more information and add your mobile or email to the list. http://balally.com/alert/

As always, if you see suspicious activity in the area, please contact Dundrum Garda station on 01-6665600.

Burglary

There were two break-ins on Balally Drive this weekend in the evening time. If you see suspicious activity please report to Dundrum Gardai on 01-6665600.

Top 5 Burglary Prevention TipsGardai have the following 5 burglary prevention tips:
1) Secure all doors and windows
2) Light up your home, use timer switches when out
3) Store keys safely and away from windows and letterboxes
4) Record details of valuables and don’t keep large cash amounts at home
5) Use your alarm, even when at home

You can find more security information on the Gardai’s crime prevention page.

Security Notice

burglarThere have been a number of burglaries and attempted burglaries in the last few weeks in the estate. Some garden sheds have also been broken into.

Please keep an eye out for suspicious activity and report to Dundrum Gardaí on 01-6665600. Do not let callers enter your house unless you know who they are. Don’t forget to lock doors and turn on your house alarm even if you are only away for a short while.

Neighbourhood Watch Update

NeighbourhoodWatchThe Neighbourhood Watch committee recently met with Garda Linda Byrne. We discussed some of the recent crime activity in the area which was described as not unusual for the time of year. Garda Byrne suggested that home owners should remember to close doors and windows and to use a house alarm, even when at home.

Crime prevention tips can be found on Garda.ie including

Home Security

Burglary Top 5 Tips

If you notice any suspicious activity or crimes please contact Dundrum Garda Station on 01-6665600.