Police alert for Longton after cars and properties targeted by burglars

Posted on - 20th October, 2020 - 9:38am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Lancashire Police, Penwortham, Preston News, Transport
Breaking into a car. Pic: TheDigitalWay Pixabay.
Breaking into a car. Pic: TheDigitalWay Pixabay.

South Ribble police have posted on Facebook warning people of a rise in burglaries and vehicle crimes in Longton.


The police have received multiple reports in the last few days.

Officers in the area have a targeted patrol plan to deter and prevent further crimes.

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South Ribble police are asking for the public to lock their cars, doors and windows and to remain vigilant .

Please report to the police if you have any CCTV evidence of anything suspicious.

Call the police on 101 for non emergencies or 999 if urgent.

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