Spate of bike burglaries in Ilminster

Spate of bike burglaries in Ilminster

Spate of bike burglaries in Ilminster

First published in News
Last updated
This is The West Country: Photograph of the Author by

THERE has been a spate of non-dwelling burglaries in Ilminster, with mainly bikes being taken.

These have largely been taken from garages, after the doors have been forced open.

Ilminster PCSO Karen Pack said: "I would urge everybody to check their security and to ensure where possible any items of value that are left in garages sheds etc are security marked.

"We do get a number of items found or recovered, but most of the time, these are never returned to their owners due to lack of identification.

"Electrical items, mobile phones etc can be recorded on a National website called IMMOBILISE. This is a national site and I believe you can register anything that you regard as having value there.

"Police have access to this 24/7 to check whether found items have been stolen, and therefore can be returned to their rightful owners." 

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree