SAFETY TIP OF THE WEEK: Auto Security for Cold Weather

 

When cold weather approaches Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police remind you of a few simple steps for protecting your vehicle against thefts and break-ins.  

  • Always lock your vehicle.

  • Avoid running unoccupied vehicles to warm them up.

  • Check that all vehicle windows and doors are tightly sealed and locked.

  • Hide or remove all valuables. Valuables that cannot be removed should be completely out of sight. 

  • Never leave weapons in unoccupied vehicles.

  • Never leave keys inside of the vehicle. Spare vehicle keys and even keys to residences, businesses or storage facilities could appeal to thieves.

  • Park in well-lit areas.

  • Report all suspicious activity to police.

  • Maintain records of serial numbers or other identifying marks of valuables you may leave in the vehicles.

By |2017-01-06T10:37:31+00:00January 6th, 2017|Crime Prevention Tips|0 Comments

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