Tampa Police will expand its efforts to inform consumers through a social networks video on ways to prevent becoming criminal offense victims. The video will attempt to reach Tampa buyers while officers on horseback, motorcycles, RNC bicycles, RNC golf cart style utility vehicles and unmarked automobiles patrol the shopping mall parking area for the annual operation. Operation "Jingle Bell ROC" is designed to stop the typical vacation crimes; automobile thefts, automobile thefts and shoplifting.
With "Black Friday" and the holiday upon us, the Tampa Cops Department will add RNC mobile video cameras to avoid criminal offense in shopping areas. This technology combined with the brand-new crime avoidance video is the department's latest effort to keep holiday consumers safe. In the video, officers took to the microphone and brushed up on their performing and singing abilities to perform a law enforcement variation of the popular vacation tune "Deck the Halls." The TPD parody variation, "Deck the Malls," highlights security tips.
The annual shopping center operations significantly reduce crime in the car park and shopping malls. While officers patrol the parking area, they will be trying to find criminal activity, however likewise educate shoppers about the dangers of leaving bundles and prized possessions in their vehicles. Operation Jingle Bell ROC will supply enhanced security at Westshore Shopping center, International Plaza, the Dale Mabry Retail Corridor and Hyde Park Town.
More than $35 million dollars a day in goods are taken from retailers in the United States Shoplifting overburdens the authorities and the courts, contributes to a shop's security costs, expenses consumers more for items and expenses neighborhoods lost dollars in sales taxes.
This year officers will patrol in the shopping areas through January First.