Message from Lesley Meenaghan (Police, Sgt, Gosport District Central Neighbourhood Team)
Unlocked vehicles are being targeted by thieves in the Leesland council ward of Gosport.
Overnight the 10-11th of August 2016 police have received four reports of unattended vehicles being entered, searched and property taken.
Please be vigilant with your property.
• When leaving your car, close all windows and lock your car.
• Upon locking your vehicle try your car door to ensure it is actually locked.
• Park your car in an attended car park.
• When parking at home, use your garage. If you don’t have a garage, park in a well-lit area.
• Don’t leave anything on display in your vehicle.
• Take all your personal possessions with you.
• Remove sat nav holders and visible sat nav ring marks from windscreens.
• Leave the glove box open to show there’s nothing inside.
• Fit an alarm or immobiliser to your car.
• Do not store your car’s documents in the car.
• Secure your wheels using locking wheel nuts.