As cooler weather sets in it is a good time to think about safety for your car....thieves will take advantage of an unattended car warming up...Don't be a Puffer stay with your car when the engine is running.
No neighborhood is immune to opportunistic criminals. Remember:
Always lock your car.
Never leave any keys in the car, even a spare set.
Never leave valuables in plain sight.
Always park in well-lit, high-traffic areas.
Get windows, doors, and fenders etched with the VIN.
Consider installing a tracking and recovery device.
Check outwww.lockdownyourcar.orgfor more prevention tips, local statistics and a Hot Spot map with geo-locator tool allowing users to search auto theft in their area.