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Huntsville Police announce holiday patrols

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Huntsville Police will increase patrols in all major shopping outlets beginning Friday. Huntsville Police will increase patrols in all major shopping outlets beginning Friday.
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HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

As we get closer to the holiday shopping season, police will start increasing their presence at various shopping locations.

Huntsville Police announced it will dedicate patrols in all major retail areas beginning Friday.

Police also offered these tips to help keep you safe during the holidays:

 

  • Be alert and aware of your surroundings
  • Trust your instincts
  • Park in a well-lit area
  • Shop with others
  • Don't be overburdened with packages
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