In the past 14 days sheds and garages have been broken into in the following locations:

Larch Street, Verulam Road (2) Hillside Road (2) Southbank Road, Cavendish Road, Crescent Road, Dover Road and Oxford Road.

In two of the above incidents the sheds had been left insecure. Some of the items taken have included a number of Pedal cycles and also Power tools. 

Ensuring good locks on doors and strong hinges can act as a deterrent to burglars, they usually look for an easy target.

News from your Neighbourhood Police Team:

Kallum Rimmer aged 21 from Southport has been arrested and charged with 2 burglaries 1 at a house and 1 at a local business, bail denied. 

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