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Increase in number of thefts from motor vehicles in Kamloops

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September 10, 2019 - 9:33 AM

KAMLOOPS -  RCMP in Kamloops responded to more than 60 thefts from motor vehicles last week.

Police say there were 68 thefts from motor vehicles from Sept. 2 to 8. The previous week, Aug. 26 to Sept. 1, police responded to 57 thefts, according to an RCMP media release.

The thefts not shown on the maps below include five thefts in rural areas and one in Sun Peaks.

For more information on how to prevent thefts from vehicles go here.

A map showing the thefts from motor vehicles that occurred on the North Shore from Sept. 2 to 8, 2019.
A map showing the thefts from motor vehicles that occurred on the North Shore from Sept. 2 to 8, 2019.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED/ Kamloops RCMP

A map showing the thefts from motor vehicles that occurred on the South Shore from Sept. 2 to 8, 2019.
A map showing the thefts from motor vehicles that occurred on the South Shore from Sept. 2 to 8, 2019.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED/ Kamloops RCMP

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