Hopewell Police encouraging citizens to protect themselves against auto thefts

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HOPEWELL, Va. (WRIC) — The Hopewell Police Department is working to stop auto thefts this month

They are reminding drivers to remove their keys from their car, and that running, unattednted vehicles are an easy target.

“Take your keys or take your chances,” the department posted on their Facebook page.

To help prevent thefts, you can get your VIN etched into your vehicle. State police offer this service free all year long.

People looking for more information about how to protect their vehicles can call the Hopewell Police Department Community Engagement Team at 804-452-4668 or online here.

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