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In the wake of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., many people are asking what they should do when they’re not home with their kids.

Here are some tips that should help you stay safe.

Read more: What if your doorbell rings when you’re not at home?

What if you need to call the police to help you out?

These questions come up all the time, and we want to give you the chance to ask your own question.

You can ask us questions here, or tweet us at @CBSLA or email us at [email protected]