Preventing thefts from vehicles

Preventing thefts from vehicles

In order to minimize your chances of becoming a victim of theft from your vehicle, please follow these guidelines:

1. Lock your vehicle when leaving it unattended.

2. Don't leave any electronic equipment in plain view, such as phones, ipads, gps devices etc...

3. Don't leave purses or wallets in plain view.

4. Don't leave bulk packages in plain view. Store them in the trunk.

If you notice any suspicious individuals loitering around vehicles in the Los Angeles County Parks please contact the Sheriff's Department at 213-974-8000 as soon as possible.

The Parks Bureau of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department polices 177 county parks, golf courses and special event venues throughout Los Angeles County.

To receive detailed, up-to-date information directly from the "LASD Parks Bureau, Los Angeles County Sheriff," via e-mail, register for "Nixle" alerts at Also register for "LASD-HQ Newsroom (SHB), Los Angeles County Sheriff." Or, to receive text alerts only, text LASDPARKS to 888777. Standard text messaging rates may apply depending on your calling plan.

Partner to prevent crime by contacting your local sheriff's station with information about possible criminal activity or if you wish to remain Anonymous, call "LA Crime Stoppers" by dialing 800-222-TIPS (8477), texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or using the website .


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