valet parking auto theft

How hard would it be to set-up a bandit valet parking operation?

How hard would it be to set-up a bandit valet parking operation?

Roadside valet parking services are the highest risk when it comes to auto theft. On-demand valet parking services are probably the safest.

If you ever find yourself on the verge of using a roadside valet parking service that you are unfamiliar with, here are some insights into how easy it would be for criminals to erect a fake valet parking operation that appears completely legitimate. 

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Fake-valet-auto-theft deterrence: Photograph the valet's face.

Fake-valet-auto-theft deterrence: Photograph the valet's face.

What an easy way to get a car. Just dress-up or act as a valet parker and wait for a sucker to hand you their keys. That's what some ballsy criminals do. It doesn't happen often, but it does happen. 

One smart way to reduce the chance of becoming a victim of fake-valet-auto-theft is to use your smartphone to very obviously photograph the valet's face.

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