Editor's Note: The information below comes from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Cerritos Station's weekly crime summary.
The following crimes were reported to the Cerritos Sheriff's Station during the period of April 15 to 21.
As in the previous week, five residential burglary incidents were investigated.
Two were made possible due to open/unlocked doors or windows. Two windows were shattered and a sliding glass door was pried open. Jewelry, liquor, golf clubs, gift cards and laptop computers were stolen. The 2013 weekly average in residential burglaries remained at 5.1.
Sheriff's safety tip: We had a well-attended Neighborhood Watch Town Hall meeting on April 24 at Cerritos Park East. Thanks to all present for making it a successful evening. We again emphasized the need for the law enforcement and community partnership and discussed how well it works when neighbors look out for neighbors by calling in any suspicious person(s) or activity. The Cerritos Sheriff's Station and city's Community Safety Division thanks you for showing your interest!