Motorists warned after a dozen cars broken into overnight
Motorists are being warned after police were called to around a dozen thefts from vehicles overnight.
Officers are appealing for information after the thefts took place in early hours of this morning primarily in the Murton and Seaham areas.
Victims have reported damage including broken windows and evidence of doors being forcibly opened, as well as items being taken from inside their vehicles.
Detective Inspector Lee Gosling, of Peterlee CID, said: “Residents can expect to see increased police activity in the area while we conduct our enquiries.
“In the meantime, I’d like to remind... read more
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