Portales, NM - The number of vehicle burglaries in Portales has more than doubled in November.
The City's Police Chief says there have been 33 auto burglaries since October.
That's one third of the 104 burglaries reported so far this year.
He added half the vehicles robbed were unlocked.
Most of them had valuables left in them, from purses and wallets with cash and credit cards to laptops and cameras.