Officer's Tip: Keeping Your Vehicle Safe

Drive cautiously — automobiles are the cause of more than 30,000 fatalities a year!

You should always wear a seatbelt and frequently check your mirrors. Never text and drive or drive after drinking. In addition to keeping yourself safe while driving, you should take steps to keep your car safe from thieves.

Every day, 18 cars are stolen in the District of Columbia! Keep these tips in mind to keep you and your car safe: