Police urge drivers to remove or hide valuables after reports of vehicle break-ins
- Credit: Policing East Cambridgeshire
Police are urging drivers to remove or hide valuables from vehicles following recent reports of break-ins.
Items which have been targeted range from expensive wallets and phones to packets of cigarettes.
Dog leads and harnesses have also been stolen.
A post on the Policing East Cambridgeshire Facebook page said: “We’ve had multiple reports of vehicles being broken into over the past few days and we are urging you not to tempt thieves.”
It added: “Make sure anything valuable is hidden or removed from your vehicle when you leave it, regardless of how long you plan of leaving it for.”
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Anyone who witnesses any suspicious behaviour is urged to report it to Cambridgeshire Police using its webchat service at www.cambs.police.uk/report or by calling 101.
If a crime is in progress, dial 999.
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