LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Spring Valley Area Command Unit of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department has a warning for vehicle owners. There has been a growing number of vehicle break-ins in the area, but everyone can do things to protect themselves from thieves.
The crime alert notice was released Monday.
Auto theft prevention is common sense but not common practice, Metro said. Follow these simple tips at home, work, or while on vacation to protect your vehicle and spare yourself the hassle and expense of having your car stolen:
According to Metro Police, leaving mail and sensitive information in your car also leaves you vulnerable to identity theft.
Leaving keys and garage door openers can also invite burglary to your home.
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