Smallthorne Theft from Motor Vehicle

Report of a theft from motor vehicle received at 2.15am this morning (1 October) from an address in Kirk Street, Smallthorne.

Offender/s gained entry to a van and stole tools, including rechargeable power tools, chargers, Makita Lithium batteries, Makita Combi drill, Makita impact driver and saws.

Chief Inspector Adrian Roberts, Commander for Stoke-on-Trent North Local Policing Team (LPT), said: “It is essential that people keep their homes, vehicles, sheds and outbuildings as secure as possible at all times. Opportunist thieves can strike in seconds and we need to make it harder for them to commit crime.

“There are numerous security devices available to protect property and I would encourage people to register their valuables at

“If you see, or hear, anyone acting suspiciously in your community then please call us on 101.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 48 of October 1.

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