The Chubei City Office held the 2015 Chubei Lantern Festival in the evening of 26 February, located at the cloister of Cultural Affairs Bureau of Hsinchu County Government. The mayor of Chubei City, He, Gan Ming (何淦銘), arrived at 7 o’clock p.m. and distributed lanterns to the general public, in favor to promote the traditional artifice, culture and the tourism industry of Chubei.
In order to promote crime prevention, Investigation Brigade of Chubei Police Precinct sent police officers to the festival. Promotional items such as documents and joyful stickers were distributed, reminding people to keep an eye on the wallet or purse, especially when selecting merchandises. Give no chance to thieves. We remind everyone, while travailing during the vacation, to remain vigilant.
Moreover, if planning to withdraw a large amount of money at the cash points or banks, publics are encouraged to call 110 or the local police stations beforehand, Police officers will be able to provide an escort until the safe arrival to the destination.
Finally, stay alert when receiving phone calls from strangers, particularly when you’re required to transfer money or purchase credits for online games, it’s a common fraud trick that you should be aware of. We suggest you to call 110 or Anti-Fraud Hotline 165 for consultation when receiving suspicious calls.