Brookings police report guns stolen from cars

The Brookings Police Department has recently had several reports of car burglaries.

Among them, on April 20th, a resident in the 400 block of 5th Avenue South reported a firearm was stolen from their vehicle and on Tuesday, a resident in the 300 block of 7th Avenue South reported a firearm stolen from their vehicle.

Brookings Police remind everyone to remove valuables, including firearms, from vehicles and always roll up vehicle windows and lock all doors. Do not leave valuables in plain sight.

If you have information regarding these thefts, call Brookings police or contact Brookings Area Crime Stoppers.


April 26, 2023