October 28, 2019
Smash & Grab Burglary Notice - Recently there has been a spike in smash & grab burglaries
LOCK YOUR VEHICLE!
Washington County Sheriff’s Department
Theft from motor vehicle/vehicle
break-in involves the theft of items
from a motor vehicle. It often occurs
in driveways, garages, or parking lots.
Thieves will gain entry from an unlocked
door or open window. They will also
break windows and/or punch locks to
take items in plain view or thought to
be hidden by the owner. It is an easily
Common items taken include, but are not
limited to: purses, wallets, briefcases, cash,
compact discs, iPods, cell phones, stereos,
radar detectors, GPS systems, gym bags,
sunglasses, and tools.