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BPD Investigate String of Car Break-ins in Old First Ward

Buffalo police are investigating a series of car break-ins that occurred Wednesday night, February 3rd,  in the Old First Ward area.

Police believe the break-ins happened mainly on Miami and Ohio Streets and occurred between 4pm-10pm.

Items taken from the vehicles include: Laptops, GPS systems, a compact radio and possibly other valuables.

Police again urge motorists not to leave valuables;  including GPS Systems, computers, money, purses, etc. in  plain view in your vehicle.

Police also encourage you:  to park in well lit areas, to put your valuables away BEFORE arriving at your destination and of course making sure your doors and windows are locked.

If you have information regarding these thefts, you're asked to call the Confidential TIPCALL Line at 847-2255.

For more information on auto safety, read more here