Some say that when College goes down, there is an increase in crime, particularly burglaries. Below are a few links to some great advice from Thames Valley Police. This is important during summer months where leaving windows open is tempting. Please take adequate precautions to make sure you don't become a victim.
Here is some Burglary Advice from Banhams and a Visual Guide to Home Security.
You may also want to read this Burglary Handout from Neighbourhood Watch, and also a Safe Homes Leaflet.
Interesting advice about Crime Prevention Tips in Eton.
Clever Door chains and how to buy effective Guard Cameras to deter burglars.