Advice on fighting crime

CRIME prevention advice will be available alongside newspapers and milk.

Colin Hopkins, a crime prevention advisor, will be in newsagents Maynews, in York Road, Hartlepool, on Mondays, March 5.

From 2pm-3pm he will be offering free advice and giving out crimefighting tools such as bells that go on bags to deter thieves.

He is asking people to pop in for a chat throughout the hour-long session.

For more information, ring Mr Hopkins on (01429) 855560.