The police recover many items that have been lost or stolen. If you security mark items that have financial or sentimental value, it is easier for the police to identify them and return them to you.
Marking your property may also act as a deterrent to thieves, who do not want to be caught holding or passing on stolen items.
Always include information that will help identify you as the owner of the property, for example, a postcode.
Security marking your property
There are a number of different ways of marking your valuables, including: