Items tagged: motor vehicle burglaries

Police Remind the Community to Secure Vehicles, Remove Valuables from Plain Sight

The Champaign Police Department is currently investigating multiple motor vehicle burglaries involving unknown offenders throughout the city. Many of these burglaries have been crimes of opportunity occurring to unlocked vehicles. To help prevent future burglaries, the Champaign Police Department would like to remind the community of important prevention tips. Citizens can make a strong impact […]

Lock It. Hide It. Keep It.

  In the last four days, there have been over 25 reported motor vehicle burglaries in Champaign. The majority of these incidents have occurred around Southwest Champaign and most-to-all of these incidents were unlocked vehicles. Police encourage citizens to be more aware and offer the following tips to help protect your valuables: Lock vehicle doors […]