Nez Perce County Sheriff

LEWISTON, ID - According to the Nez Perce County Sheriff's Office, the area is seeing an increase in reported thefts from vehicles and residences. The NPCSO issued a warning Sunday afternoon that says residents should remember to lock their vehicles, as some of the recent thefts have occurred out of unlocked vehicles. The department's advisory says vehicle owners should hide any valuables that are in the vehicle so they are less of a target for thieves, and if you see something - report it. Deputies are looking to talk to anyone who has noticed recent suspicious activity that might lead to solving the recent string of thefts. If you have any information, call (208) 799-3131.