Theft from Auto Prevention Tips

  • Always lock your doors
  • Always roll window up tight
  • Never leave valuables in vehicles (especially wallets, purses, money)
  • Never leave property in vehicles (cell phone, CD player, sports equipment)
  • Never leave property in plain view (cell phone cord, CDs, tools)
  • Do not leave valuables in car trunk

Watch for suspicious people loitering or lurking in the area.

Call 9-1-1 and Macalester Security 651-696-6555

Give description of suspicious person, exact location, and provide a license number if available.

It takes car thieves less than 20 seconds to break into a car. leaving purses, wallets, and checkbooks in vehicles will take victims months to recover from Identity theft, fraud, forgery and a damaged credit.

November 2009

Contact Information

Life, health or safety threat: 911

Safety and Security Office
Emergency or to Report a Crime: 651-696-6555
Office : 651-696-6278

Office location: Music Building M002
Business hours: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Security and SAFEwalk available 24/7

SAFEWalk Service: 651-696-6699