May 4, 2009 (SKOKIE, Ill.) --A rash of burglaries has been reported at a Skokie cemetery. The burglaries started last year to people who have left their vehicles unattended while visiting Memorial Park Cemetery along Gross Point Road. The burglaries stopped for a while but started again with the most recent one at the end of last month.
People have reported purses and other belongings being taken from their vehicles.
Authorities suggest if you visit a cemetery to lock your vehicle and remove valuables from sight.