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Catalytic converter theft

Catalytic converters are devices fitted to vehicle exhausts to reduce the amount of dangerous gases emitted. They are often targeted by thieves as they contain valuable metals and can be removed in less than a minute. Catalytic converter theft most frequently occurs in car parks, but they can happen anywhere.

There has been a rise in these theft recently so feel free to contact your your local beat team for a security marking pack, this provides an identity unique as a fingerprint and these packs are free


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