During the holiday season, the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety is stepping up enforcement with its Holiday Burglary Suppression Detail.
Preventing thieves from victimizing you takes a little teamwork, though. Make sure to protect your valuables while you're out running errands.
Headed out for some shopping? Here are some quick tips to help you defend against holiday grinches looking for crimes of opportunity.
Remember that burglars like easy targets:
If you see someone suspicious lurking around vehicles, call 911 so that Public Safety can respond.
If something is stolen out of your car, as soon as you notice that your car has been broken into:
If the crime is in progress, call 911 immediately and do not approach the suspect.
Let's work together to make this a safe holiday season for all: See something suspicious, say something by calling Public Safety.
November 30, 2018