Spikes in Thefts From Parked Vehicles Happening in Prescott

The OPP continue to respond to numerous thefts from vehicles.

In total, the Prescott OPP responded to 12 reports of thefts from vehicles between March 13th - 18th.

These thefts occurred on numerous residential streets in Prescott, Highway 2 and the village of Cardinal.

The stolen items include wallets, purses, money, electronic devises and glasses.

Police are reminding residents these thefts can be prevented by taking valuables out of parked vehicles, making sure empty vehicles are locked and parking in well lit areas.