Vehicle Burglaries

During the past several months, the Moscow Police Department has taken more 70 reports for vehicle burglaries.  These burglaries have taken place throughout the city and mostly occur in the early morning hours, prior to sunrise.  It appears that the suspect(s) are targeting unlocked vehicles and taking assorted items left in the vehicle.  

As a reminder, vehicle burglaries are usually a crime of opportunity.  To avoid being a victim, please take a moment and ensure your vehicle is locked and that all valuable items are taken out of the vehicle, put in the trunk or placed out of sight. 

The Moscow Police Department is asking anyone with information related to these burglaries or observes any suspicious individual(s) in your neighborhood please call 208.882.COPS (2677).

Date: 08/14/2013
Story Contact: Lt. Paul Kwiatkowski
Phone: 208.883.7067