Lock up! Don't be a victim of theft: Car theft in Shorewood.


Car thefts and thefts from cars and garages have been taking place in Shorewood and the surrounding area. Some are during the day. Some are in the middle of the night. The best way to not be a victim? Lock up!

1.) Keep all doors and windows on the main floors locked.
2.) Keep cars locked, even in the garage, and even in the driveway during the day.
3.) Keep garage door openers out of sight, or even take them in the house with you, and don't have visible valuables in your car (even at home).
4.) When you are outside but out of view of the garage, keep the garage doors and other doors locked.
5.) Remind guests and all family members to lock up, even if it's just for a visit.

Being an easy target can make you the next victim. Please do not approach would-be thieves. Call 9-1-1 if you see or hear anything suspicious.