Vehicle Break ins and thefts in Pett, Pett Level and Fairlight

There have been a number of reports in recent days in Pett, Pett Level and Fairlight of vehicle break ins and thefts. It would appear that again there is a group of criminals operating within the area. It may be advisable to check that any CCTV cameras are operating properly and do not leave any valuables in your vehicles. Please report any thefts to the Police however minor as it is likely that these crimes are linked. Also notify any neighbours not on Facebook or guests to your property. In previous episodes parcels have also been taken from doorsteps. Also do not give any money to people at the doorstep.