VALUABLES IN CARS EASY TARGET
Police are looking for the woman pictured on the right to assist with inquiries into a stealing matter in Kwinana on December 2 and 3. If you have any information contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. VALUABLES in your car are easy targets for thieves, especially in deserted carparks. So it would be helpful to: Try parking your car in well-lit areas; Ensuring your vehicle is always locked; Closing all windows – even when you’re at the petrol station; Removing any detachable items, such as GPS or your car stereo; Having your keys in your hand before you get to your car – be aware of your surroundings. Thieves also target PayPass or PayWave cards. Their convenience means that multiple purchases can be made before you realise you’ve been robbed. If you leave any of the following items visible in your car you are increasing the risk of your vehicle being targeted by an offender: Media players, backpacks , laptops and tablets, cash, handbags and wallets, keys, garage remotes, credit and debit cards and mobile phones.