Tool thefts from vans across West Oxon

Alert message sent 13/03/2019 15:39:00

Information sent on behalf of Thames Valley Police

There has been a rise in tool thefts from vans in the West Oxfordshire area.

We are advising van owners to secure their vans and tools as follows:

• Register & mark your tools via
• Secure your vehicle when left unattended
• Install a dash cam or CCTV
• Park against a wall
• Use dead locks or security cages
• Remove all valuables & tools

Anyone with information about these incidents should report the details on the Thames Valley Police website, alternatively, you can call the non-emergency telephone number, 101, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

More advice on protecting your vehicle can be found on the theft from vehicle pages on the Thames Valley Police website

Or please email your Neighbourhood Policing Team:
Message sent by
Helen Keen (Police, PCSO, West Oxfordshire LPA)

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