Dubai Police
Dubai Police

The police issued new warnings against parents who leave their children unattended in parked cars while shopping or for any other reason and emphasized that this is a crime punishable by law.

 

Dubai Police said on Saturday, "Leaving children unattended in parked cars is an act of negligence punishable by law." The legal action will be taken against the perpetrators of the violence.

Authorities reported several previous incidents of children falling into cars or forgetting children sleeping in the back seat and resulting in tragedies on a number of occasions.

There were constant warnings and extensive awareness campaigns to educate the public about the dangers of leaving children in cars.