Continued Theft of License Plates and Other Property

Hanover Police are investigating reports of stolen vehicle license plates and other property from parked vehicles. The thefts have occurred at random locations throughout Hanover. Police are asking everyone to periodically confirm that license plates are attached to your vehicles and trailers. You should also confirm that your license plates have not been swapped out with someone else’s. License plate switching is common practice for vehicle thieves in an attempt to avoid detection. Police would also ask that members of the public lock their vehicle doors and not leave items of value inside. If anyone has information about these thefts, they are asked to contact the Hanover Police Service or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by submitting a secure Web Tip.