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West Windsor Police Department, NJ
Monday July 11th, 2016 :: 09:46 a.m. EDT


Use Caution - Pokemon Go, Pedestrian/Vehicle Accidents, Also being Lured to Remote Locations.

Please use caution when using the new Pokemon Go App.
Reports are coming in from around the country where individuals have been driving while looking at the screen as well as walking and looking at the screen causing these individuals to be involved in accidents.

Also, the app is being used by others to perpetrate robberies (Report from Missouri) against individuals who get lured into secluded areas. Please be aware of your surroundings and always use best practices for personal safety no matter where an app tells you to go. Using the geolocation feature or the beacon from the game may be a clever trick by would be robbers who are interested in your real world stuff and not your pokemon, That rare pokemon may come at the cost of your car or possibly your life.

Lt. Garofalo #343

West Windsor Police Department, NJ
271 Clarksville Rd
West Windsor Township, NJ 08550

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 609-799-1222

Lt. Robert Garofalo PhD(c) #311
Operation Lighthouse & Administration
[email protected]

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