Thefts from vehicles (April 18, 2014)

Crime Alert

Issue:

In the last 15 days there have been 5 reported thefts from vehicles in the Centrepoint area. In four of those cases the vehicles were parked in the registered owners drive way. There were two incidents of forced entry to the vehicle. Suspect(s) targeted: cell phones, money, identification and tools.

Suspects:

No suspect information is available.

What can you do – Safety Tips:

  • Don’t leave personal identification, vehicle registration or insurance certificates or credit cards in your vehicle

  • Remove valuables and shopping bags from view. This includes loose change and electronic devices

  • Never leave your vehicle running and unattended

  • Always close windows and lock doors

  • Never leave your garage door opener in your vehicle.

  • Park your vehicle in the garage or in well lit areas with pedestrian traffic .

CONTACT:

Cst Sue Wright

Greenbank Community Police Center

Tel: 613-236-1222, ext. 2179

wrightse@Ottawapolice.ca

twitter: @Greenbankcpc

 

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