MARIGOT–The Gendarmerie is once again offering a free service of surveillance to residents and business owners during the summer holidays.
On request, Gendarmerie and Police patrols will regularly check to see if all is in order at vacant private residences or places of business while owners are away on holiday.
This operation also permits the Gendarmerie to thwart any potential burglaries.
Persons requiring this service need to fill out an application form with information needed by the Gendarmerie.
This can be done at the following locations: the French Quarter Gendarmerie on Mondays and Fridays form 8:00am to 12:00pm and 2:00pm to 6:00pm; and on Wednesdays from 2:00pm to 6:00pm.
Also at the Gendarmerie in La Savane from Monday to Saturday from 8:00am to12:00pm and 2:00pm to 6:00pm, and at the Gendarmerie in Marigot from Monday to Saturday from 8:00am to 12:00pm and 2:00pm to 6:00pm and on Sundays from 9:00am to 12:00pm and 3:00pm to 6:00pm.
The form can be downloaded from the website of the Préfecture www.saint-barth-saint-martin.pref.gouv.fr/