Police are advising drivers to secure their vehicles after six thefts from motor vehicles in Mid-Suffolk.
Three were in The Chestnuts, Great Finborough, between 10pm on Saturday and 10.30am on Sunday. In the first a sat nav and a cream coloured hat was stolen from within, the second an Adidas jacket and a striped scarf taken and the third a sat nav and some change stolen.
Then in Brettenham Road, Buxhall, between 3.30am and 7.30am on Sunday a vehicle parked on a drive was entered and a bottle of aftershave stolen from within and there were attempts on two other two vehicles.
Call call 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 quoting ST/12/3770
Police say drivers can take simple steps to reduce the chances of becoming a victim:
1: Lock windows and doors whenever you park, even if you nip into a shop, or are parked on your driveway.
2: Don’t leave anything in your car — remove all temptations from view including bags, clothes and tools but especially sat navs, wallets and mobile phones.
3: If you have a garage at home use it.
4: If you have alloy wheels use lockable wheel nuts.
5: Security devices can help deter criminals such as steering wheel locks, immobilisers and alarms.
6: If you have a sat nav, remove it and the holder and wipe away the suction pad marks.