Police said that there were almost a dozen thefts from vehicles in Towson neighborhoods this week.

By Elizabeth Janney, Patch Staff  | Updated 

TOWSON, MD — A string of thefts from vehicles in Towson area neighborhoods this week prompted Captain Jan R. Brown to issue a safety tip. Brown, who oversees the Towson precinct, said that many of the vehicles were unlocked.

“Please be vigilant about keeping vehicles locked at all times, even when you are at home and during the day,” Brown said.