We are seeing an increase of breaks to sheds and outbuildings in the North Dorset area with a number being in the Shaftesbury area. Petrol powered garden tools are the target by offenders. The most recent break is crime occurrence 55180129731. This was a repeat victim who suffered a break to an outbuilding in Twyford near Shaftesbury The victim had taken great steps to try to stop being targeted again. The offenders where so determined that they broke in through the roof and stole a number of high quality Stihl power tools.
If you have any information regarding these breaks please get in touch with Dorset Police via 101 or call Crimestoppers on 0800555111
(Dorset Police, PCSO 6644, North Dorset)