A recent spate in burglaries and thefts from vehicles is
concerning Dunedin police, who are warning people not to
leave valuables in cars or at unsecured properties.
Early yesterday police received reports of thefts and
burglaries in Woodhaugh, Brighton, Wakari and Kaikorai.
Acting Senior Sergeant Ben Butterfield said items were taken
from a car parked at Dunedin International Airport.
The occupants of a Beresford St house found their front door
had been ‘‘jemmied'', although entry had not been gained and
nothing was stolen, Acting Snr Sgt Butterfield said.
A large amount of scrap metal was reported stolen from the
Brighton dump, four mag wheels were taken from a Helensburgh
Rd carport and stereo speakers were stolen from a car in