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OPP Investigate Theft from Unlocked Vehicles

Web posted on January 22, 2013

(PUSLINCH TOWNSHIP, ON) - On January 21, 2013 the County of Wellington OPP responded to two reports of thefts from vehicles overnight at residences along Concession 1 of Puslinch Township. A small amount of change, and a laptop was reported stolen from the vehicles. Footprints in the snow indicate the unknown culprit attended several residences on Concession 1.

The County of Wellington OPP continue to encourage home owners and vehicle owners to be vigilant in securing autos when not in use. Police continue to respond to calls for service involving thefts from autos overnight. Following a couple valuable tips may prevent you from becoming a victim of crime.

>> Never leave your auto unlocked while unattended.
>> Never leave your keys in the vehicle.
>> Always park in a well-lit area.
>> Never leave valuable objects in plain view. Remove them or secure them in the trunk
>> Protect your vehicle from theft. Always roll up your windows.

The County of Wellington OPP remind all vehicle owners 'Lock it or Lose It'