WADSWORTH -- Over the past several days, members of the Wadsworth Police Department have responded to several thefts from motor vehicles.
In particular, the neighborhoods of Highland Avenue, Ohio Avenue and N. Pardee Streets have reported these types of thefts.
Police are remiding residents ofbasic tips to prevent these types of crimes:
- Lock any vehicles when left unattended
- Do not store valuable items in vehicles
- If property is left in vehicles, do not leave it visible
- Park in a well-lit area
Common items stolen include: GPS units, cell phones, other electronic devices, wallets/purses, and loose change
Police areasking for the public's help to assist us in safeguarding their property, motor vehicles and our city. They rely on the public to be our 'eyes and ears' in any suspicious situations.
If you notice unusual or unfamiliar vehicles, persons or activities in your neighborhood, please contact the Wadsworth Police Department, 24 hours a day/seven days a week, at (330) 334-1511 (non-emergency) or at 9-1-1 in case of an emergency so that we can further investigate the circumstances.
Anonymous information regarding criminal activity or illicit drug activity can be left in a voice mail box at (330) 335-2769. Information can also be provided to departmental personnel via e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org