The City of Thousand Oaks has been experiencing an increasing amount of vehicle burglaries. Most of these vehicle burglaries are known as “car hopping,” where a thief robs unlocked vehicles. According to the Thousand Oaks Police Department, there were 69 reported vehicle burglaries in July . During the summer, there is an increase in vehicle […]
Recall of faulty air bags continues to plague the auto industry. This recall involves as many as 69 million inflators in the U.S.
Toyota, Volkswagen, Fiat, Chrysler and Mitsubishi continue to sell new cars with faulty air bag inflators manufactured by the Japanese company, Takata Corp. Recently, I blogged about this worldwide recall, and its impact […]
This time of year is marked by many happy occasions; prom, graduation, and the beginning of summer break. Many parents will face the decision whether to host a party for their teen with the potential of having alcohol involved.
Below is a scenario of what could happen if you let your teen and/or their friends drink and drive […]
Car crashes are the number one killer amongst teens. According to the police department, teens are significantly more likely to be reckless drivers, including driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs.
As a parent, I understand how the teenage years of our children’s life can be very stressful, especially when they start driving. We worry about […]
As a parent, I understand how the teenage years of our children’s life can be very stressful, especially when they start driving. We worry about their safety and sometimes teenagers don’t like to listen to their parents. Luckily the Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Bureau will host the Start Smart Teen Safety Program from 6 […]