There are currently higher numbers of car thefts in your area. Many of these vehicles are being stolen without keys. Criminals can use a device that communicates between your key/s and your car, in effect tricking the car into thinking that your key is there and allowing the car to be opened and driven away.
Please click on the following for advice - Advice issued to owners of keyless entry cars after rise in vehicle thefts | Northamptonshire Police (northants.police.uk)
In addition to this, please consider stepping up security, layering security measures of your vehicle and indeed your home. More layers of security make your vehicle and your home and belongings more of a risk to the thief, and a less desirable target.
Install a tracking device on your car. This is a police preferred tracker: Vehicle Tracking Solutions | Personal & Business | Tracker
If you have any information relating to a crime, you can call us on 101, Alternatively you can report online here.
You can also pass on information anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
There are some simple but effective things you can do to help protect your vehicle.
If you would like to contact your local policing team, visit the Your Area section of our website.
Location Neighbourhood Policing Team
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