Criminal Damage and Burglaries: Penkhull


Report of criminal damage received at 6.42am this morning (22 Dec) at an address in Wadham Street, Penkhull.

Offender/s had gained entry to an outhouse and damaged the door. No details of anything stolen at this time.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 83 of 22 December.

Further report of two burglaries received just before 8am and 8.50am this morning (22 Dec) at addresses in Wadham Street, Penkhull.

In one incident offender/s had gained entry to a shed and stole tools and other items. The second incident, no items were stolen.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 104 of 22 December.

Chief Inspector Neil Hulme, Commander for Stoke-on-Trent Central 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 www.immobilise.com

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

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