The City of Washington continues to experience a series of car burglaries and car thefts. Most of these are attributed to cars being left unlocked and / or with keys left in them.

Please be sure that cars are locked at night and the keys are removed.

Please be sure that all packages are put in the locked trunk or taken inside your residence and not visible to anyone walking by.

Please be sure that your garage doors are shut at all times.

All citizens are asked to report to the Washington Police any suspicious activity they observe, especially any individuals walking through yards.

If anyone has any information concerning these recent burglaries or thefts, they are encouraged to call the Washington Police Department at 444-2313. Your information is very valuable.