Keyless Motor Vehicle Theft – Kenilworth

Please be aware that between midnight and 0830hrs on Saturday 1st May 2021 a silver Mercedes GLC motor vehicle has been stolen without keys from a property situated at Beehive Hill, Kenilworth. This indicates that this incident was a keyless motor vehicle theft potentially involving the use of interception equipment.

This is incident 0069 of 1 May 2021

If you think you may have seen or heard anything suspicious or have any information on this incident then please contact Warwickshire Police on 101 or alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 1111.

Owners of motor vehicles that have keyless entry and ignition systems are advised to place their keys in a signal blocking  ‘Faraday Cage’ (a metal container that prevents the signal and key being contacted by a device that thieves can use to steal keyless entry vehicles). An example is shown above (cost approx £20). Faraday pouches are also available (cost approx £8) shown below.

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