Thefts from Unlocked Vehicles (usually overnight)
Castle Shannon Police join plenty of other police agencies, locally and nationwide, taking reports of thefts from unlocked vehicles (usually overnight).
Despite repeated warnings on this site, on Facebook and in our newsletters, vehicle owners continue to leave their cars unlocked.
These "crimes of opportunity" are preventable with some simple common sense approaches to safety and security.
The number one ( #1) tip...please lock your vehicle, even when it is in your driveway; and as always if you see something....say something.
Call 9-1-1 to report suspicious people, vehicles, or circumstances.
Please check out this link for additional safety tips. http://www.cnn.com/2009/LIVING/wayoflife/04/15/aa.avoid.car.break.ins/