posted Mar 29, 2016, 8:12 AM by Lilly Mancilla
What do most larcenies from auto have in common? The vehicles are left unlocked. Whenever leaving your vehicle unattended, help protect your belongings with these safety tips.
*Park in well-lit and high-traffic areas
*Keep doors locked and windows up
*Move valuables to your trunk
*Leave your car running unattended at any time
*Leave electronic cords or GPS' visible
*Leave items under your seat
*Leave bags (gym, shopping, etc.) visible
*Leave electronics (cell phones, iPads, etc.) in your vehicle
*Leave spare change or cash visible in your vehicle
*Leave a spare key in your vehicle
Larcenies from auto are crimes of opportunity. Your best defense to remove the opportunity is to keep your vehicle free of valuables.