Posts Tagged ‘Victim Support’

Verisure’s new partnership with Victim Support seeks to help burglary victims & increase crime prevention awareness

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Verisure has announced a partnership with Victim Support which aims to raise awareness of burglary risks and educate the public about ways to prevent this type of crime. Horacio Perez, Operations Director at Verisure commented: “At Verisure, we believe that feeling safe and protected is a basic human right. As Victim Support’s goal of supporting…

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Over half of house burglaries in the UK happen when someone is at home

New research commissioned by Verisure has revealed the impact of burglary upon families across the UK. Conducted by Opinion Matters, the survey of 1,002 burgled UK respondents found that over half of house burglaries in the UK occurred when someone was at home, and that 86.9% of burglaries significantly affected members of the household, with…

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Shocking figures reveal effects of crime on businesses

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Shocking figures reveal effects of crime on businesses Over half (51 percent) of small and medium sized businesses in the UK have been targeted by crime, costing owners up to £25m – or £2,625 for every crime. The study of 500 small to medium business owners, commissioned by independent charity Victim Support and security firm…

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