Crime increase reported in Ollerton and Boughton

Police tape.
Police tape.

Police have reported an increase in crime around the Ollerton and Boughton area throughout February which includes five burglaries.

There were also 13 incidents of criminal damage and the police were called out to 32 anti-social matters.

There were also reports of four thefts from vehicles, which was down from seven the previous month.

Residents are urged to ensure all valuables are stored away within their properties and not on show.

Residents can have a free property survey by contacting PCSO Gav Oxby on 07880900529 or email at detailing what advice is required.