vehicle burglaries

Reno Police See Uptick In Vehicle Burglaries

Mar 24, 2016
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The Reno Police Department is seeing a dramatic uptick in car burglaries throughout the city. 

During the first quarter of this year, reported incidents of vehicle thefts have increased 26 percent compared to 2015.

The Reno Police Department says in the vast majority of cases, victims left valuables in plain sight or left their cars unlocked.

Tim Broadway is a spokesman for the department.