Smash and Grabs from Vehicles Hit Community
Prince George, B.C.- Once again, RCMP in Prince George are reminding people not to leave anything of value in their vehicles.
Over the past two weeks there has been a rash of smash and grabs from vehicles in the City.
Police have received 29 reports of vehicles being broke into since Saturday Feb. 7th, in each case, thieves were after items that had been left in plain sight, wallets and electronic items were among the items stolen.
According to Police the incidents have taken place in nearly every neighbourhood of the City and during all hours of the day and night.
Police say this type of crime would be greatly reduced, if not eliminated, if valuables were either removed from the vehicle, or placed in the trunk where they can’t been spotted by would be thieves.