North Berwick: Police investigation underway following thefts from vehicles

Police have said an investigation is underway following a string of thefts from vehicles in the North Berwick area in recent days.

Thursday, 8th July 2021, 4:15 pm
Updated Thursday, 8th July 2021, 4:57 pm
A number of thefts from motor vehicles have been reported in the North Berwick area in recent days (Photo: Google Maps).

Local residents are being reminded to pay particular attention to the security of their vehicle following what police have described as a ‘number of reported incidents.’

All the incidents where theft has occurred from a motor vehicle in the area are being investigated by the police to identify the person or people responsible.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Local residents are reminded to pay particular attention to the security of their motor vehicles.”

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Police are urging residents to take preventative measures such as locking their car and ensuring all windows/sun roofs are closed.

They are also urging people to ensure no valuables are left on display within their vehicles and asking them to park their vehicles in busier well-lit areas where possible.

Any suspicious behaviour can be reported to Police Scotland on non-emergency number 101.

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