Car burglars sought in Flagler County


FLAGLER COUNTY, Fla. – The Flagler County Sheriff's Office is investigating a series of vehicle burglaries that occurred in the Seminole Woods area of Palm Coast over the past several days.

At least 16 vehicles, which were left unlocked and unattended, have been entered and various items were removed from within. 

"It is important for residents to remove personal items from their vehicles and ensure they keep their vehicles locked at all times," said Sheriff James L. Manfre. "Taking a few easy steps to prevent crime can make a significant difference," he added. 

  • Remove all valuables from the interior of your vehicle. Cameras, computers, purses, wallets and other electronics should be locked in the trunk or secured out of sight.
  • Always lock your vehicle and activate the alarm, if installed.
  • Park in well-lit areas when possible.
  • Report suspicious activity immediately by calling 911. For additional crime prevention tips, call the Community Outreach Unit at 386-586-2623.

Detectives are attempting to identify the subjects pictured, as surveillance cameras captured the individuals entering and exiting a vehicle that did not belong to him/her.

Anyone with information about these incidents is asked to call the Investigative Services Division at 386-586-4801 or Crime Stoppers at 888-277-8477. Tipsters can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.