Paracetamol worth £30,000 was stolen from a lorry parked in a village near Barnsley while the driver was sleeping in the cab on Tuesday night (9 March). Police said thieves targeted the HGV on Elmhurst Park in Dodworth between midnight and 5.30am and managed to steal the over-the-counter pharmaceuticals from the back of the vehicle. Detectives are now appealing for anybody with information about the incident or the whereabouts of the Galpharm paracetamol to contact them. Detective Inspector Tom Woodward […]
An HGV driver who attempted a U-turn on a “dark and foggy” road, resulting in a collision with a police car, has been jailed for three-and-a-half years.
The administrator for West of Scotland Heavy Haulage has confirmed that the company is currently being investigated by Police Scotland.
Cargo theft from HGVs rose to pre-pandemic rates in the third quarter of 2020, as the national lockdown came to an end and traffic returned to the roads.