This week in crime (Zone 3)
Area: Zone 3
Zone 3 showed a cluster of auto thefts around Turner Field, Grant
Park, and Sylvan & Dill area. There were several vehicle break-ins in the
Pollard Blvd. area as well.
Please activate your vehicle alarms or other anti-theft
device, try to park where you can have a visual on your vehicle in a well-lit
location, look out for suspicious persons and report anyone loitering in
parking lots. Do not leave valuables in your vehicle. We need parents and
the community to assist with enforcing the curfew.
Zone 3 showed a cluster of burglaries in the vicinity of Rockwell
St./Fletcher St./Mary St., and Sylvan Rd. You should inventory all your
electronics and keep a list of all serial numbers and receipts in case of
theft. Police have a better chance of recovering your merchandise if we can obtain
your detailed information as soon as possible.
Please activate your house alarms, install cameras and post
alarm signs, install proper lighting, install a pressure switch to A/C units, keep
curtains closed while you are away as not to advertise, participate in your
neighborhood watch groups, and always report suspicious activity. Utilize
Crime Stoppers and you may receive an award (404-577-TIPS).
You can view your crime
anytime on the city website: http://atlantapd.org.
Major Barbara G. Cavender
Zone 3 Commander
880 Cherokee Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30315-1440