Property

Protecting your largest investment, namely your house, makes sense. Criminals target properties mostly when they are unoccupied, simply because the chances of being caught are low.

The level of property crime in the Algarve varies a great deal depending on many factors including its location and time of year etc. During 2013 burglaries have decreased, but now is not the time to be complacent.

You can reduce the risk of being burgled by taking a number of simple steps. The following downloads cover subjects such as metal theft, burglaries, household protection and how to select an alarm company etc.

Property crime prevention advice & Alarm companies

  • Household protection top tipsDownload
  • Preventing burglaries top tipsDownload
  • A Christmas message to criminalsDownload
  • Be wise to burglariesDownload
  • Clamping down on metal theftDownload
  • GNR Household crime prevention guidelines in PortugueseDownload
  • Reducing the risk of household crimeDownload
  • PSP police advice concerning alarm companiesDownload
  • Security alarms the basicsDownload
  • Choosing an alarm company top tipsDownload
  • Christmas Crime Prevention MenuDownload
  • Safe Transportation of cash for BusinessesDownload
  • Local lodging seminar - Introduction presentation - 21st April 2015Download
  • Local Lodging seminar - Turismo de Portugal presentation - 21st April 2015Download
  • Local Lodging seminar - ASAE presentation - 21st April 2015Download
  • Local Lodging seminar - SEF presentation (Note: statistics are provisional)- 21st April 2015Download
  • Local Lodging seminar - Judicial Police presentation - 21st April 2015Download
  • Local Lodging seminar- GNR presentation - 21st April 2015Download
  • Local Lodging seminar - NALLE presentation - 21st April 2015Download
  • Local Lodging seminar - Introduction by President Safe Communities AlgarveDownload
  • Letting a property - your liabilitiesDownload
  • Stay Safe. - Homes and Holiday AccommodationDownload
  • Security - Are you Alarmed - Part1Download
  • Security - Are you alarmed Pt 2Download
  • Guide to selecting an alarm system and companyDownload