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Automobile Safety Tips

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 out www.lockdownyourcar.org for more prevention tips, local statistics and a Hot Spot map with geo-locator tool allowing users to  search auto theft in their area.