Increase in Vehicle Entries in North Oakville

HRPS Theft from Auto Lock and Hide
Increase in Vehicle Entries in North Oakville

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Chantal Corner

Chantal Corner

Sergeant Chantal Corner is the Media Relations Officer for the Halton Regional Police Department. She grew up in Oakville and graduated from Loyola. She still resides in Oakville.

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Halton Regional Police are reminding the public to lock their vehicles parked in the driveway as there is a recent increase in vehicle entries in areas throughout the town of Oakville.

The Joshua Creek, Palermo and West communities have been targeted by thieves and the suspects are primarily looking for GPS units, high end sunglasses and loose change.Investigators are requesting that if a member of the public confronts any youth late at night going through vehicles, or observes youths walking around carrying backpacks in the early morning hours to contact police immediately.

Police are also encouraging people to be vigilant about locking their vehicles at all times and not to leave expensive items in plain view. (See attached crime prevention flyer)

Anyone with a private home security system can register with our Security Camera Registration and Monitoring (S.C.R.A.M.) program which is a community based crime prevention opportunity to help keep your neighborhoods safe.
http://bit.ly/1oZ99sdIf anyone has any suspect information about who is responsible for these crimes, please contact D/Cst Kyle Talsma of the #2 District Strategic Support Team at 905-825-4747 Ext 2277 or anyone with information on this or any other crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1 800 222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.com or by texting “Tip201” with your message to 274637 (crimes).

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