Spate of Hartlepool thefts from unlocked cars

Cash, sat navs, designer sunglasses and football boots were all stolen during a spate of thefts from mainly unlocked cars.

By Gavin Ledwith
Monday, 24 June, 2019, 11:55
Harvester Close, in Seaton Carew, was one of the places targeted by thieves.

Many of the weekend Hartlepool incidents took place in the Seaton Carew of town. 

A Cleveland Police spokesman said: “We had a number of reports from residents in Harvester Close, Gala Close, Kinterbury Close and several other areas.

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“We’re urging everyone to remove any items of value when leaving their vehicle, always lock cars and vans and, if possible, park them in a garage overnight.”

Anyone who sees suspicious activity around vehicles should contact Cleveland Police via the 101 number.