As holiday shopping continues the Shawnee police department officers various safety tips for the community to keep their money safe.
According to Cpl. Vivian Lozano, with shopping and traveling comes withdrawal from ATMs, but there are many things people can do to keep their money protected.
People should use an ATM that is inside a store or in a well lit area.
No one should withdraw too much money.
Lozano said people need to protect their Personal Identification Numbers by shielding the ATM keypad if several others are near the machine.
In addition, people need to make sure they don't throw their ATM receipts away at the ATM location.