Whether you’re cautiously strolling down Barcelona’s Las Ramblas or keeping a tight grip on your purse in New York’s Times Square, there’s plenty of locations where you feel as though you’re a chance of a pickpocket attacking.

But how do you know it’s about to happen?

We’re going to run you through the five tell-tale signs you’re about to be pickpocketed. To see them all, scroll through the gallery above.

What are your thoughts? Have you ever been pickpocketed?

This article was made in partnership with Over60.