FOND DU LAC, Wis. (WFRV) – The Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating numerous incidents of catalytic converter thefts, as well as numerous car entry thefts in the county.

These incidents are occurring all throughout the county and local law enforcement is reminding community members to keep their cars locked and park in a well-lit area, as most of these incidents happen during the hours of darkness.

There has been one reported incident during daytime hours.

Tips to help prevent catalytic converter thefts and minimize the potential for theft from your vehicle:

  • Park in well-lit areas
  • Install motion-sensitive lights and cameras
  • If possible, park indoors
  • Lock all car doors
  • Do not leave valuables inside your vehicle
  • If you see something, say something

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Anyone with information regarding these thefts is asked to reach out to the Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s Office to either Detective Ryan Flood (920-929-3383) or Detective David Olig (920-906-4799).

Members of the public can call 920-906-4777 to anonymously report information regarding criminal activity anywhere in Fond du Lac County.