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Theft from Motor Vehicles

Priority closed

  • This priority is now closed as a result of the actions below.
  • If you have any questions or issues concerning this priority, you can contact the beat team using the contact form on the beat page.

Wells NPT have seen an increase of reports of suspicious person(s) being seen to try vehicle door handles with the possible aim to gain access and potentially remove items / valuables.

Officers are aware that this is a cause of concern in the City and would like to reassure you that Local officers are conducting regular high visibility patrols in potential ‘hotspots’ to deter any such offenders.

 

Wells NPT are also in the process of booking a capture car which may help in the identification and arrest of involved person(s).

If you see anything suspicious in your area, in an emergency call 999 or 101 for anything else.

To find out how you can help, please contact your Local NPT for more information on Neighbourhood Watch.

 

Actions

  • Tuesday 8th February, 2022

    Wells NPT were able to secure a capture car that was placed in random locations around Wells. During this operation, no suspects were identified and the capture car has since left the area,

    Wells NPT continue to provide high visibility foot, cycle and vehicle patrols to deter such behaviour, but if you have any concerns or  you see anything suspicious in your area, in an emergency call 999 or 101 for anything else.

    To find out how you can help, please contact your Local NPT for more information on Neighbourhood Watch.

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