Be aware of property offences, Sippy Downs

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Senior Constable Veronica Brennan on 

In the last two weeks, Sippy Downs Police have received multiple reports of thefts from motor vehicles and suspicious behaviour within the area.

Sippy Downs Police are are reminding residents in the are about the importance of securing vehicles and homes at all times.

Sippy Downs Police Officer in Charge, Sergeant Brett Young said residents should never leave their vehicles unlocked, even if they are parked in their own driveways.

"The recent reports are a timely reminder about the importance of securing your vehicle and removing valuables from cars, even when they're parked at home,” Sergeant Young said.

It is important to always lock vehicles and remove valuables, even when they are parked at home, in driveways or on the street:

  • Lock garages; do not have valuables on display, especially in open garages where the roller door is left up
  • Secure property, including bicycles
  • Report any suspicious activity to police
  • To learn more about vehicle and home security click here.
 

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

 
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