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UPDATE: Vehicle Thefts: Spokane ranked 7th in the nation

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KHQ.COM - NW Insurance Council says that Spokane ranks seventh in the country when it comes to vehicle theft. The report also puts Spokane first in the state, and it says that we are the only state in the top ten outside of California.

The Spokane Police Department tells us that this data is for last year, and that in 2014 the car theft rate has gone down by eleven percent.

They also say that there are a few simple steps you can take to avoid becoming a statistic. Always lock your car, don’t leave valuables on the seat, park in a well lit area, and of course don’t leave your keys in the ignition.


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