Crime in brief

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Police operation to tackle vehicle crime

Police conducted an operation on the White Lund Estate in Morecambe along side VOSA and Trading Standards. A number of vehicles were stopped and VOSA issued six prohibition notices. One vehicle was seized for running on red diesel. The operation took place last Wednesday, July 31.

Police conduct burglary operation

Following on from the recent warnings relating to the numbers of burglaries in Lancaster , police have been conducting an operation to address the threat. Thieves have been targeting homes and sheds especially around the Greaves and Moorlands areas of Lancaster. The items taken include laptops, pedal cycles and even TVs. Two people have been arrested so far, and property recovered in subsequent searches. More officers will be out over the coming nights.