NUTLEY, NJ - Following a series of thefts from automobiles, Nutley Police Chief Strumolo is advising residents to lock their car doors to prevent theft.

Each week items are stolen from cars in Nutley. In most of the cases the doors were not locked.

Residents are also reminded to not leave their keys in the ignition when their cars are not attended. is an online newspaper serving the Township of Nutley. is accredited by the New Jersey Press Association, and is the only locally owned news organization serving the community. Sign up for our FREE daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and Twitter @TAPintoNutley