Are you leaving your car unlocked at night? If so, it might not be a good idea. Mint Hill Police are reporting an uptick in vehicle breaking and entering offenses where owners did not lock their doors at night.  Electronics as well as personal items have been left in the vehicles and taken.

Mint Hill Police are urging all residents to make sure that they do not leave their vehicles unlocked with personal items inside. Several items have been stolen to include, Car stereos, GPS Systems, IPods, Laptops, Money, and any other items of value.

Mint Hill Police are requesting that residents pay close attention to their neighborhoods for suspicious activity and persons. Any items of value should be removed from your vehicles and placed in a secure area.

Please contact Mint Hill Police at 704-545-1085 (Office) or 704-889-2231 (Dispatch) for concerns on this release. For immediate and emergency assistance please call 911.