Providence authorities provide complimentary guiding wheel locks for Hyundai owners

This is an image of a Providence law enforcement officer and a guiding wheel lock, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. (WLNE)

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)– The Providence Authorities Department hosted an occasion Saturday where they provided complimentary guiding wheel locks to Hyundai motorists in the city.

Authorities stated that they occasion was created in an effort to avoid a boost in Hyundai thefts around Providence.

The department provided guiding wheel locks to Providence citizens, and those who go to school or operate in the city.

The locks deal with designs made in between 2015 and 2021 that do not have a push to begin button.