FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
POINT OF CONTACT: Lieutenant Neal Griffin, 760-839-4444
The Escondido Police has noticed an increase in late night/early morning burglaries throughout the city. The point of entry is often found be an unsecured door or ground level window. The burglaries may occur even when the residents our home. The Police Department would like to remind everyone to lock all doors and windows when no one is home or during overnight hours. Residents should also consider the installation of motion detectors for perimeter lights or keeping one exterior light on overnight. Also, please report any suspicious activity in your neighborhoods, particularly late at night, to Escondido PD.
To report any suspicious activities in your neighborhood, you may contact the Police Department directly, or you may make an unidentified call on our Anonymous Tip Line at 760-743-TIPS (8477) or via our Web site at police.escondido.org. For breaking news releases, please follow the Escondido Police Department on Twitter at twitter.com/escondidopolice.