Saturday, February 24, 2018

Van owners in Newport & Monmouthshire are being warned to check their vehicle’s security following a number of thefts from car parks

Van owners in Newport and Monmouthshire are being warned to check their vehicle's security following a number of thefts from car parks.

In the past few weeks, many have been targeted and a number of items have been stolen from inside including high value power tools. We would advise drivers to remain vigilant and remove expensive tools at the end of each day, hide any valuables out of sight or if possible don't leave them in the vehicle at all. ;

;It's also a good idea to property mark your tools and equipment, so that if they are recovered they can be traced back to you. ;

;We understand more often than not the tools stolen are the victims livelihood and we are actively taken action against those responsible.

We would encourage anyone to report any suspicious behaviour by calling 101 or 999 in an emergency.

Source: https://www.gwent.police.uk/en/newsroom/story/news/van-owners-in-newport-monmouthshire-are-being-warned-to-check-their-vehicles-security-following-a/ (Thu Aug 31st 2017)

Leanne Hughes
Leanne Hughes
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