Residential burglaries are on the rise thoughout San Mateo County, and can occur even in Brisbane. Unsecured doors and windows continue to be the favorite method of entry for these criminals. Always lock your car doors and front door when you leave your residence, even if you are home. Criminals will frequently check for unlocked or unsecured doors; don't be a victim in your own home. If you should see a suspicious person, try to get a good description of them. This would include clothing, direction of travel, their car make and model, and if possible, license plate. Immediately call the Brisbane Police Department at (415) 467-1212. Please do not take matters into your own hands. Be aware of your surroundings at all times, reporting any suspicious persons or activity to the Police as soon as possible.