Theft from vehicle- Handsacre

Alert message sent 02/03/2022 10:11:00

Information sent on behalf of Staffordshire Police

Overnight on 28/02/2022 a unknown suspect has approached a van in Fair View, Handsacre and gained access to the vehicle by cutting into it and stolen the tools from inside.

The tools that have been stolen are:
Makita ground breaker
Still saw
Mikata 5 inch grinder
Dewalt cordless drill
Dewalt stereo

If you have seen or heard anything or have CCTV regarding the incident then please contact Staffordshire Police quoting serial 185 01/03/2022.

As a reminder to be "tool smart", please make sure you remove tools from your band or vehicles overnight where possible.

You can also mark your tools with a UV pen or get them etched/engraved to make it less appealing for thieves.

Take a photo of any valuables you have and make a note of their serial numbers.

Consider fitting a lockable cage inside your van or vehicle to secure your tools if you cant remove them.

Fitting a pedal box can stop thieves driving your van away.
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Deryn Small (Police, Police Community Support Officer (PCSO), Lichfield)

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