Rockford Police report larcenies, advise locking cars

The Rockford Police Department took several larceny-from-auto reports on Monday, Oct. 25. They would like to remind everyone to keep their vehicles locked and secure all valuables such as GPS units, computers and other electronics devices inside their houses.

If you see anything in your neighborhood out of the ordinary, please contact the Rockford Police Department at (616) 866-9557.

If your vehicle was broken into—even if nothing was taken—please report it to the Rockford Police Department as soon as possible.

This report was sent through the new information program Nixle, which sends e-mails or texts to residents when there is news to report. Residents can sign up for Nixle at the City of Rockford website at There is no charge for this service.

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