MICHIGAN (WJRT) -
(07/21/14) - July and August are the top months for vehicle theft not only in Michigan, but throughout the country.
That's why July has been named National Vehicle Theft Protection Month.
The Michigan Automobile Theft Protection Authority has made a list of tips you can follow to protect yourself and your vehicle:
- Be aware of your surroundings at all times. - Keep your keys with you and don't leave them in your vehicle. - Close all windows and lock doors when you park your vehicle. - Park in a garage or well-lit area. - Never leave valuables in your vehicle, especially in plain sight.