The El Mirage Police Department wants to help our community protect their valuables and vehicles from theft. The majority of these crimes are crimes of opportunity. Thieves want to make a fast entry and exit and look for unlocked vehicles to get the items they can easily steal. While there is no foolproof way to prevent a thief or burglar from getting what they want, there are steps a person can take to protect their valuables.
In 2017, 67% of vehicle thefts and burglaries reported to the El Mirage Police Department were the result of vehicles being left unlocked. Nobody looks to be a victim of crime, but you can help reduce your risk in becoming a victim by following these steps:
Remember, if it can be seen, it can be taken! Crime Prevention starts with you!
To report any suspicious activity contact the El Mirage Police Department at 623-933-1341