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The Los Angeles Police Department states that, "Statistically your chances of being a carjacking victim are very slim, and prevention actions can reduce the risk even more," but drivers should still be aware of the chances of a carjacking and should make the necessary precautions.
The LAPD describes a list of what victims should be aware of on their website, for ways to either prevent or handle a situation where a carjacking has occurred. Ways to reduce your risk while on the road include keeping your windows rolled up and doors locked, be careful when driving alone and try to drive in the center lane.
The Los Angeles Police Department also provides tips to take action against carjacking by working with the Neighborhood Watch Group, calling the local radio station to air information about carjacking prevention and to ask your insurance agent or company to put carjacking awareness information in their materials.
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