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Crime Prevention : Safety Tips
At the Airport
- Stay especially alert and watch your bags and laptop at
all times. Do not let anyone but uniformed airline personnel
handle or watch your bags.
- Watch out for staged mishaps, like someone bumping into
you or spilling a drink, as it is often a ploy to divert your
attention and steal your bag or passport.
- Carry your purse close to your body, or your wallet in an
inside front pocket. Better yet, wear a money pouch under your
- Keep a separate record of the content of checked luggage.
And keep anything of value in a bag that stays with you at all
- Avoid displaying expensive cameras, jewellery and luggage
that might draw attention. Your aim should be to blend in with
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