The Monrovia Fire Department has been contacted by Monrovia residents who were approached by individuals and asked if they wanted brush cleared from their properties for a fee. These individuals are knocking on doors and claiming to be working on behalf of the Monrovia Fire Department as part of a rubbish and brush clearance program. There is no such program facilitated by the Monrovia Fire Department. Please notify the Monrovia Police Department if you are approached by these individuals.
The Monrovia Police Department would like to alert the public to several telephone and email scams that are currently targeting the public. Click below on "learn more" for detailed information on each scam.
Auto-burglary prevention starts by limiting the criminal's opportunity to commit the crime and can be accomplished with very little time and effort. Criminals are looking for something to steal - don't supply the valuables. Leaving your valuables in your vehicle instantly makes your car a target for thieves.
It only takes a few seconds for thieves to break into your vehicle and steal your valuables.
It only takes a few seconds to remove your valuables and secure your vehicle.