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If you have any
information about crime, drugs, burglary, car crime, smuggling
etc. call CRIME STOPPERS. Callers are guaranteed anonymity and
you may receive a reward.
You can help
prevent, deter and detect crime in your area.
Don’t leave items on
display inside your car. Any items on view, no matter how worthless
you think they are, can be a big temptation to someone else.
Take belongings with
you, if possible. If not, lock them in the boot—out of
sight—preferably before you start your journey.
Don’t leave items of
personal mail inside your vehicle.Make good use of steering-wheel
locks or electronic immobilisers.
Did you know that approximately 75 %
of car crime occurs outside homes in residential areas and
approximately 25 % when vehicles are parked at locations away from
Vehicles between 5—15 years old are
most at risk.
4-wheel drive / off road vehicles are
also a high-risk group—these are more likely to be repeat targets
and they are less likely to be recovered.
Theft from, rather than of, vehicles
is the largest category of car crime.