Guilford police are investigating a rash of overnight vehicle break-ins Monday.
Police said the thefts occurred sometime in the early morning hours in the Mulberry Point area. Neighboring towns reported similar incidents. Car break-ins have been an ongoing issue.
Police remind drivers to take precautions including:
- Locking your car
- Removing keys from the vehicle (including any valet keys)
- Hiding valuables from sight or removing them completely
All of the vehicles targeted in the recent incidents were left unlocked, police said.
Guilford police continue to investigate. Residents should report incidents or any suspicious activity to police at 203-453-8061.
In North Haven, there have been 239 vehicle burglaries in 2017, five times the number in each year from 2013 to 2015.