(CBS DETROIT) — The Detroit Police Department issued a warning on vehicle thefts in the city.

In a tweet on Sunday, the department posted the following tips for drivers:

  • Never leave your car running unattended.
  • When parking on the street, turn your wheels to face the closest curb.
  • Use a secondary anti-theft device for your steering column.
  • Use a protection device that connects to your steering wheel and your brake pedal.
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“We don’t want members of our community to fall victim to vehicle thefts. Please keep these tips in mind as you drive around the city,” the department said in the post.

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