It’s Illegal: Don’t Leave Kids or Pets in Locked Cars with Engines and A/C Running

As the weather gets hotter and hotter, Rockland police officials want to be sure folks are keeping people and their pets safe. While some callers to The Morning Show yesterday felt leaving a dog in a car with the windows closed while the car is running and the air conditioning on was reasonably safe, Sheriff Lou Falco emphasized that it is not only unsafe to leave pets or kids in a locked car unattended with the engine running, it is illegal…

Audio clip: Lou Falco

Falco said it is ok to keep the engine running as long as another adult is in the car with children or pets.

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