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Medina Police issuing free steering wheel locks for Hyundai owners

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Posted at 9:32 AM, Jan 05, 2023
and last updated 2023-01-05 09:41:36-05

MEDINA, Ohio — Hyundai continues to provide steering wheel locks to law enforcement as Hyundai's thefts remain on the rise. Medina Police has received a quantity of the locks to distribute to Medina residents, according to Medina Police.

In order to get a steering wheel lock you must provide the following:

  • A driver's license
  • Proof of residence in the city of Medina or Lafayette Township
  • Proof of registration

Residents that own a 2009-2021 Hyundai with a physical key to start their ignition qualify and should stop by the station at 150 West Friendship Street. Locks will be provided on a first-come-first-served basis until all locks are gone.

For Kia owners, Medina police is awaiting a shipment of locks from Kia, and will advise when those become available.
For additional information contact Sgt. Sara Lynn at 330-725-7777.

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