Saugus Police Department

Saugus Police Provide Safety Tips In Conjunction With Vehicle Theft Prevention Month

Saugus Police Department
Chief Domenic J. DiMella
27 Hamilton Street
Saugus, MA 01906

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Contact: John Guilfoil
Phone: 781-666-2012
Email: john@jgpr.net

Contact: Jessica Sacco
Phone: 978-769-5193
Email: jessica@jgpr.net

Saugus Police Provide Safety Tips In Conjunction With Vehicle Theft Prevention Month

SAUGUS — Police Chief Domenic DiMella and the Saugus Police Department would like to remind residents about properly securing their vehicles this summer to prevent theft.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is launching its annual Vehicle Theft Prevention Campaign this month, as more cars are stolen in July than any other time during the year.

“With the warm weather, more people are out at night, increasing the odds that vehicles will be broken into and items will be stolen,” Chief DiMella said. “These break-ins are normally opportunist theft, so if your vehicle is properly secured, there is a much greater likelihood it will not be entered.”

The NHTSA reminds drivers to use common sense when parking and exiting your vehicle.

If your vehicle has been stolen, follow these steps:

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