As with most crimes, auto theft generally is a crime of opportunity. Criminals are attracted to targets that are easy and inviting. Your best defense is to take steps to make it harder to steal your car. Doing so will greatly decrease your chances of becoming a victim because making it harder to steal your car will act as a deterrent to thieves and cause them to move on to an easier mark.
Some auto owners may believe their car is too old to be stolen. After all, why would anyone want it? The answer is simple: Today, many cars are taken for their parts. And no car is too old, too rusty or too ugly to be stolen. Here are some simple precautions to deter auto thieves:
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