By CBSLA Staff

CARSON (CBSLA) — The Carson Sheriff’s Station and the City of Carson are hosting a catalytic converter theft prevention event on Saturday, July 17.

The event will run from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm.

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All participants will have their catalytic converters etched with a unique identifying number at no cost.

The etching acts as a theft deterrent and will also provide law enforcement with valuable information should it be stolen and later located by law enforcement personnel.

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To attend, people must bring their vehicle, their driver’s license, and a copy of their vehicle’s registration.

Registration is encouraged and appointments are limited. People can register here.

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People with questions can contact the Carson Sheriff’s Station Community Relations Office at (310) 847-8386.