The holidays bring out Christmas cheer but they also bring out theft.  Here are a few tips to keep your car safe during the holiday shopping season.

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The Amarillo Crimestoppers has a few suggestions for you during this holiday season.

Do not leave your car running with the keys in it.

Do not leave your purse or other valuables in your car.

Do not leave you garage door opener or the key to your house in your car, thieves would love nothing better than to have access to your house.

Always be aware of your surroundings and don't give thieves the opportunity to steal.