The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station has released its crime information and public safety report for Newhall (Zone 6) for Dec. 9-23, 2018.
The following crimes were reported:
Petty Theft – 22800 block Market Street
The victim believes her son stole her prescription medication.
Petty Theft – 24100 block Lyons Avenue
The suspect stole a sandwich from the display stand and left the business without making any attempt to pay. The suspect was arrested for the indicated charge.
Commercial Burglary – 24700 block Valley Street
Person(s) unknown forced entry into the business and stole numerous prescription medications.
Forgery – 23400 block Lyons Avenue
The suspect entered the bank and attempted to cash a fraudulent check.
Arson – 24100 block Newhall Avenue
Person(s) unknown set a dumpster’s contents ablaze.
It can take seconds for a thief to steal something from your car, so never leave valuables inside. Most vehicle crime is preventable. Don’t make your car a target for thieves by leaving such sought-after items such as purses, wallets, laptop computers and cell phones in plain view. Always check you have closed all your windows and locked the doors before leaving your car unattended. While there’s no surefire way to totally prevent your car from being broken into keeping these tips in mind can make your car less of a target.
Deputy Betsy Shackelford
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station
Crime Prevention Unit – Newhall (Zone 6)
Station: 661-255-1121 Ext. 4283