SEFTON RESIDENTS ENCOURAGED TO REGISTER THEIR VALUABLES FOR FREE TO THWART THIEVES February 5th, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments Residents across Sefton are being urged to sign up to a free scheme aimed at detering burglars and theives from taking their belongings. The Immobilise scheme allows people to register their laptops, bikes, smart phones and other valuables on a secure database which the police have access to. If officers investigating a burglary, robbery or theft come across stolen goods, it allows them to match them up with their rightful owner. The database can be accessed by police officers all over the country meaning that thieves are hampered in their efforts to sell things quickly on. Neighbourhood officers will be running sessions at schools and community events throughout February to encourage as many people as possible to sign up Visit the neighbourhood pages of the Merseyside Police website to see when there is a session near where you live and follow the Immobilise.com link to find out how to register online for free. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected] – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Call OTS www.callots.co.uk Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!