the staff of the Ridgewood blog
Hawthorne NJ , according to Hawthorne Police ,four cars have been stolen from retail parking lots in town in the last month. Two in the last 12 hours. Couple of points:
DO NOT leave your car running to grab coffee.
DO NOT leave your keys in the car.
DO NOT leave valuables in the car.
Hawthorne Police suggest : If, against our advice, you leave your keys in the car, consider filling it with angry bees to surprise the car thief.