When it comes to security, high-rise buildings and apartments are just as vulnerable as other residential homes. Poor security habits can put the whole building at risk.

Evidence suggests most break-ins are preventable.  It requires occupants to take a responsible approach to maintaining security in their building. Most offenders are opportunists, searching for quick, easy entry and exit points.

This booklet below outlines inexpensive, general, internal and external security measures apartment residents can take to help prevent crime.