May crime report: auto-related thefts continue to rise

Auto burglary continues to be the highest reported crime in Alhambra with 53 reports for the month of May. It is the most often reported crime in the entire San Gabriel Valley, according to the Alhambra Police Department. Grand thefts also increased to 39 reports, which is the highest it has been all year. Here are some tips on how to prevent auto burglary from the Alhambra PD's recently relaunched Facebook page:

Don't leave items of value visible through car windows. Electronic devices (cellphones, gps systems, i-pods, laptops, notebooks, etc), cash, coin, jewelry, purses and gym bags are very attractive to thieves who just cannot resist a good opportunity to take your stuff. If you can't take it with you, keep valuables hidden and locked away in the trunk. It's not foolproof but it is certainly better to leave items hidden and locked away in the trunk than in the passenger compartment of your car. 

The interactive map below shows all major reported crimes in Alhambra between May 13 – 31. Click on an icon for more details.

The map tracks all major crimes reported and traffic accidents between May 13 – 31, according to Alhambra Police Department records. If you witness or are victim to a crime, you can make a report through the Alhambra Police Department Citizen Online Reporting system or by calling 626-300-1529. For general information or to report a non-emergency situation call 626-570-5151.

阿罕布拉警局記錄表示,此地圖記錄和跟蹤犯罪舉報和交通意外。如果您是目擊者或者受害人,您可以通過 阿罕布拉警局市民網上舉報系統 舉報或者致電 626-300-1529。了解詳情或非緊急情況舉報請撥打626-570-5151.

El mapa refleja los delitos denunciados y los accidentes de tránsito, según datos del Departamento de Policía de Alhambra. Si usted es testigo de un delito, puede denunciarlo a través del sistema de denuncia por internet para ciudadanos del Departamento de Policía de Alhambra (Police Department Citizen Online Reporting system) o llamando al 626-300-1529. Para obtener información general o dar parte de una situación que no es una emergencia puede llamar al 626-570-5151.

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