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GREENLANDS & LODGE PARK - VEHICLE CRIME

Vehicle crime, BATTENS CLOSE, REDDITCH

  • Incident number: OIS: 0206S 250319
  • Date: 25/03/2019
  • Sender: 91192
  • Business area name: CITIZENS IN POLICING

GREENLANDS & LODGE PARK
OIS: 0206S 250319
VEHICLE CRIME   BATTENS CLOSE, REDDITCH
Overnight 25/03/2019
A car parked on a driveway was entered overnight and a Satnav unit stolen from inside the vehicle.

VEHICLE CRIME
Vehicle SafetyMost vehicle crime is opportunistic and happens as a result of a vehicle being left vulnerable or unsecured for example:
•doors or windows left unlocked
•keys left in the ignition
•personal belongings on display (e.g. handbag, laptop)
•Tools & equipment left in work vans
•satnav and holder left in vehicle
•parked in a poorly lit areas
•vehicles being left unlocked with engines running to defrost during winter
The advice below will provide you with some tips on how you can outsmart car thieves. Following these simple steps will help us to reduce vehicle crime even further and save you the hassle and expense of having to repair any damage caused during a vehicle break-in. Visit the West Mercia Police website, (Crime & Safety)
https://www.westmercia.police.uk/article/4877/Vehicle-safety


If you have information that you believe may be connection, please contact the Police on 101, quoting the OIS incident reference number given. Remain vigilant around your area and report suspicious persons, vehicles or activity to the Police on 101.
Information can also be given anonymously to the Independent Charity, Crimestoppers, by calling 0800 555 111 or by visiting their website: www.crimestoppers-uk.org.
Sender: Citizens in Policing