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Just a reminder to lock your car doors at night.

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Father of four, Sep 21, 2011.

  1. Father of four

    Father of four Portland, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Had someone steal stuff out of our Suburban last night. I forgot to lock it up.

    They took: CD's (around 12), probably $20 in change, the ashtray with change in it, cell phone charger, cheap first aid kit, hand sanitizer, hand lotion, pin and pad..not sure what else.

    That stinks.

    Howard
     
  2. Father of four

    Father of four Portland, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    The alarm is no good when it is turned off. :eek:
     
  3. Barefoot343

    Barefoot343 liberalville Active Member

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    Sorry to hear that, pretty sad society we live in. what part of portland you in?
     
  4. Father of four

    Father of four Portland, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Thanks!

    Glisan near Providence Hospital. Its actually a very good neighborhood. Usually.
     
  5. Father of four

    Father of four Portland, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    I am soooo glad I didn't have anything pricey in there. We are on our guard again for sure.
     
  6. drew

    drew OR Well-Known Member

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    I know some people that don't leave anything valuable in their vehicles so they leave them unlocked hoping they avoid a broken window.
     
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  7. Father of four

    Father of four Portland, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Well 3 or so years ago in December or January I caught an old homeless man sleeping in my minivan as I was on my way to work. I just yelled at him and ran him off. Hhhhmm? I wonder if that was him?....Nah!!!
     
  8. Father of four

    Father of four Portland, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    I'll keep it locked thanks! :D
     
  9. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    People need to be reminded of this? AMAZING
     
  10. Kevatc

    Kevatc Oregon Well-Known Member

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    I live in a nice neighborhood and had somebody come right up to our driveway and steal all the change out of my wifes car. Our driveway/house layout made these little peckerheads pretty braizen.
     
  11. Sun195

    Sun195 Pugetropolis, WA Well-Known Member

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    That's terrible - same thing happened to me maybe a year ago. They got an iPod, GPS and some change. Missed the Mag Light. I must have left the car unlocked, but I never do that.... but, no other explanation.
     
  12. ThemGunsThough

    ThemGunsThough RIP City! Well-Known Member

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    So you're by Glendoveer (or however you spell it)? I used to always hear about people's cars being broken into when walking through those trails at Glendoveer. Just something about that area I guess.
     
  13. skydiver

    skydiver Sandy,OR Well-Known Member

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    Someone please tell my "adult" son!

    He forgets all the time.

    I just make it a habit to check myself - words falling on deaf ears!
     
  14. Father of four

    Father of four Portland, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    HAHAHHA...thats what I said.
     
  15. Father of four

    Father of four Portland, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Nope, I am probably 5 miles west of Glendoveer Golf Course.
     
  16. jbett98

    jbett98 NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I grew up in that great neighborhood, but when the MAX light rail came through along Burnside, so did all the lowlife welfare trash. Who needs to work when you can haul your sorry a** for free between the welfare office and your HUD apt. Need extra cash, just cruise around on your bike late at night and help yourself to someones else's hard earned cash and belongings.
     
  17. Father of four

    Father of four Portland, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    It would have been nice to have meet that fellow/s last night messing around in my private property. But if I had beat them until they couldnt walk then call the cops, I would probably be in jail right now. You think? Probably...
     
  18. swoop

    swoop Milwaukie, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Your tax dollars at work!
     
  19. Father of four

    Father of four Portland, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    O'Yeah I forgot. My vehicle is not my private property here in Portland .Its public property. Didn't some judge rule it that way?
     
  20. drew

    drew OR Well-Known Member

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    If it's on public property, it's a public place as far as firearms are concerned.