Neighbourhood Support Waitakere 2022

Theft from Vehicles Prevention Advice Remember Thieves search vehicles for cash, bank cards, sunglasses, GPS, laptops, mobile phones, wallets and purses, sporting equipment, clothing and any other valuable property left in a vehicle. Thieves use a range of techniques, but most offending is opportunistic. The following tips will help to minimise these opportunities and keep your vehicle safe: • Always lock your vehicle and take keys with you when you leave. • Close all windows and sunroofs • Park in well-lit area when possible. • Do not leave valuables in your car. • If you have to leave valuables in your car, make sure they are out of sight. • Do not leave documents with personal information behind especially passports. • Do not leave keys to your home / business / boat in your vehicle. In an emergency call Police on 111 or 105 if it is a nonemergency or has already taken place. 16 Page