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Home Owners: Tips to Prevent Break-ins A recently published story by CBC June 28th, 2016 warned Ottawa residents that the number of residential break-ins has almost doubled in the first half of 2016 as compared to the first half of 2015. While Ottawa is considered a safe city, it’s always a good idea to be vigilant about home security. Here are a few quick tips that won’t break the bank. • Get to know your neighbours. Areas with a tight knit community tend to have a much lower number of break-ins. Suddenly that nosy neighbour might be good thing!