CRIME PREVENTION

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Missing 20 Year Old Female
Missing 20 Year Old Female
The Cobourg Police are seeking the public’s assistance with locating a missing Cobourg woman, 20 year old Destiny DAWSON. Ms. DAWSON was ...Full Story
Wednesday, October 10
Weekly Media Release
From the 31st day of December, 2018 through the 6th day of January, 2019 the Cobourg Police Service responded to 150 occurrences including; 3 ...Full Story
Tuesday, January 8
Man Arrested on Warrant
The Cobourg Police have arrested a man on warrants after responding to a 911 call for medical assistance. On Friday the 4th of January, 2019, at ...Full Story
Saturday, January 5
Here are some common sense rules that motorists should follow to maximize safety in the car:

1. Plan the route you will take and let someone know where you are going and your expected time of arrival.
2. Have your car keys ready prior to approaching the vehicle.
3. Always view the interior of your car before entering.
4. Lock your doors when in a vehicle to stop an offender from getting into the vehicle at traffic stops.
5. Be cautious of any stranger approaching the vehicle. If you feel danger, press the horn repeatedly in short blasts to attract attention.
6. If you think you are being followed, drive to the nearest public place and blow the horn – do not drive home.
7. Do not pick up hitchhikers.
8. Have a flashlight in the glove box or in the vehicle for emergencies at night.

If you have car trouble:

1. Raise the hood of your car half way. If your vehicle does not permit this, raise it full way.
2. Lock yourself in the car and wait for the police or a service truck.
3. If a stranger offers to help, do not get out. Open the window slightly and ask the person to call a service truck.
4. Carry a cell phone if possible.