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Transcript - Victoria Police on protecting your car

Look, this is pretty basic and I think we’ve been sending a message out for many years but people just get complacent.

The fact is you know we’ve got offenders out there that sometimes force entry into cars whether they’re parked in the street or in your driveway at home.

But invariably, most of the time the cars are left unsecure.

So it’s just back to basics.

Lock your cars, make sure your windows are up. It’s just simple as that and don’t leave valuables in your car particularly, don’t leave anything visible from the outside because it invites people to break into them and steal.

But this is a known fact and people just become complacent.

So don’t. Don’t invite someone, [and] leave an open invitation for someone to steal stuff from your car.

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