Police target Staffordshire in clampdown on cargo theft


 

A surge in the number of thefts from HGVs has prompted Staffordshire police to focus its resources on hot-spot areas and issue security advice to lorry drivers. The force said that in January alone, drivers in the county reported stolen cargo and their vehicles being tampered with on 17 occasions. This month, officers received three further reports of vehicles being targeted in one night on the M6 northbound Keele Services lorry park. Operation Yard will see officers deter criminal gangs […]