String of Car Burglaries
The next time you park your car, you may want to pay extra attention to what you're leaving behind. Deputies warned residents to take extra precautions after a string of car burglaries across the county. They say 23 cars were broken into in the last 9 days which is why they suggest to take your valuables inside.
"It's an opportunity for them to burglarize that vehicle and for the citizen to suffer a loss so we are asking them to do their part and removing those items when they go inside at the end of the day from their vehicle... to hopefully eliminate the possibility of a burglary," said Lit. Latrell Simmons with the Alachua County Sheriff's Office.
To see a full report, watch the video on the right side of this page.
- Four Arrested Following String Of Car Burglaries
- Residents On Edge After String Of Burglaries
- String of Burglaries Hit Marion County
- String of Burglaries in One Alachua County Neighborhood May be Connected
- Car Burglaries in Downtown Gainesville
- Spike in Car Burglaries
- Number of Car Burglaries Increase in Haile Plantation
- Rash of Car Burglaries in Marion County
- String of robberies in Gainesville prompts GPD to warn residents
- Arrested For Running String Elderly Care Facilities