The Cornelius Police Department urges residents to get in the H.A.B.I.T, an acronym for Halt Auto Break Ins Today. Here's what you can do:
• Always lock vehicle doors and roll up windows.
• Try to park in well-lighted areas.
• Do not leave anything of value in your vehicle.
• Take items with you or lock them in your trunk.
Dial 911 to report suspicious activity to the police.