Crackdown on catalytic converter thefts
Police in Diss are offering to security mark vehicle owners' catalytic converters after a recent theft.A catalytic converter was stolen off a transit van at Roydon Service Station, over the weekend of August 14 and 15.
Police in Diss are offering to security mark vehicle owners' catalytic converters after a recent theft.
A catalytic converter was stolen off a transit van at Roydon Service Station, over the weekend of August 14 and 15.
Officers are offering free crime prevention advice to garages and businesses, who own the medium sized vans that appear to be the most attractive to thieves.
Insp Gavin Money of the Diss Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) said: 'Thefts of these catalytic converters has not been a huge problem in Diss but we are working to prevent any further incidents occurring.'
You may also want to watch:
'By getting these items security marked means they will be worthless to thieves as they will be easily identifiable and therefore impossible to sell on.'
Contact Diss SNT on 0845 456 4567 or e-mail email@example.com.
- 1 Who can get a Covid booster jab and how can I book one?
- 2 Could we face coronavirus restrictions over Christmas?
- 3 Steam trains to run at night with illuminations this Christmas
- 4 What is the government's Plan B for Covid this winter?
- 5 Pumpkin patch with street food and children's games to open
- 6 Police chief urges people to be sensible this Halloween
- 7 New project launched to restore south Norfolk countryside
- 8 National Living Wage workers to receive pay rise next year
- 9 "I thought I had freshers flu, but Drs said I could have died within a week"
- 10 Motorcyclist in hospital after crash on A140