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WPD Car Break-In Warning

Post Date:11/15/2017 4:56 PM
Remember: reduce your risk of theft by locking your doors and hiding your valuables, especially when out shopping during the holiday season.

WPD asks the community to report anything that appears unusual in public parking lots or in neighborhoods.

* Call the non-emergency phone line at (614) 882-7444. Call 9-1-1 for emergencies.
* Identify yourself by name, address and phone number.
* Report the type of crime (burglary, assault, suspicious person, or vehicle, etc.).
* State the location. Be prepared to be as specific as possible.
* Be prepared to provide a description of the suspect, a description of the vehicle, including license plate number and the direction of travel, if applicable.
* Stay on the phone with the dispatcher until they tell you that you may hang up. (Unless you are in fear for your safety).
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