Amid an uptick in car thefts around Minneapolis (visible in this week's crime maps), the Minneapolis Police Department is hosting free workships.
According to an announcement posted on the department's Facebook page:
You don’t have to be a victim of auto theft. You can protect yourself and your vehicle!
MPD Crime Prevention Specialists will show you what you need to know to reduce your chance of being the victim of Auto Theft.
- Most frequently stolen types of cars. What makes and models are at greatest risk?
- Most common theft risks and how you can avoid them
- Theft Prevention Devices- are they effective?
- 100% guaranteed way to prevent Theft from Auto?
- FREE STEERING WHEEL LOCKS TO PARTICIPANTS
Please RSVP to Time Hammett at 673-2866 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Monday, December 17, 2012
Time: 6:30 to 8:00 P.M.
Place: Minneapolis Police Department Fourth Precinct
1925 Plymouth Avenue North (parking available across the street)