RS Police Department Warns Residents of Spike in Auto Burglaries

RS Police Department Warns Residents of Spike in Auto Burglaries

ROCK SPRINGS — Due to an increase in auto burglaries, the Rock Springs Police Department (RSPD) is asking residents to make sure they lock their vehicles.

According to a social media post from the RSPD today, “the Rock Springs Police Department has noted a recent spike in auto burglaries.”

The RSPD is urging all motor-vehicle owners to keep their vehicles locked whenever they are not in them. They are also encouraging residents not to leave personal property in their vehicles overnight.

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The RSPD is asking residents to follow these simple tips:

  • Lock it: Lock your vehicle every time you leave it.
  • Hide it: Hide your valuables in your trunk or other compartments within the vehicle. Ideally, take your property with you.
  • Keep it: Personal responsibility is the best prevention to safeguard personal property and to prevent being a victim.

he public is encouraged to report any suspicious activity in your neighborhood, especially after dark, to Rock Springs Police Department at 307-352-1575.