The DeLand Police Department is advising all residents in all neighborhoods to be on high alert regarding recent car burglaries.  Various subdivisions throughout the city have been victimized by car burglars.  Please double and triple check that your vehicles are locked!  Do NOT leave any valuables in your cars.  Do NOT leave weapons in vehicles.  Let's do our best to thwart these bad guys by not giving them easy access to your property. 

Residents with video security systems in subdivisions who have been hit with these car burglaries are asked to check to see if anyone has captured any of these despicable car burglars on film.  If you have, please contact DeLand PD Detective Tom Gillan at (386)626-7429 or

'Tis the season for giving...let's give these car burglars a trip to jail!!