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Thefts from vehicles in Saanich Parks
Saanich Police would like to warn everyone that there has been a recent rash of vehicle break-ins in municipal parks.
Please ensure that you target-harden your vehicle, by removing ALL items from view and ensuring that your doors are locked.
Most stolen items from vehicles
Remember that what’s in your vehicle is also at risk. According to police reports, these items are the most popular:
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