Police believe the thieves are targeting parking lots where the vehicles will be left unattended for a long period of time.
BOWLING GREEN, KY -- Over the past two weeks the Bowling Green Police Department has received numerous reports of car break-ins.
Police believe the thieves are targeting parking lots where the vehicles will be left unattended for a long period of time. Some of the vehicles being reported have had their windows broken out, but most are unlocked.
If you see someone walking in a parking lot looking in windows, call the police.
Crime Stoppers and WBKO want to remind you to always secure your valuables where they can not be seen, lock your car doors, and never confront anyone who may be breaking into a car.
If you have any information into the identity of someone who is breaking into cars, Crime Stoppers will pay you cash for their arrest. You can call the South Central Kentucky Crime Stoppers at 781-CLUE, toll free at 866-842-CLUE, or click on the Crime Stoppers link below.
You can also "text a tip" to Crime Stoppers. Text "SCKY" plus your message to 274637 (Crimes). All your information is secure, and you will remain anonymous.
Crime Stoppers only wants your information, not your name. Their telephone lines are not recorded and they don't use caller ID or *69.