“I would also like to take this opportunity to remind motorists of the steps they can take to help keep their vehicle safe. Firstly, always double check that you have locked your car and don’t risk leaving it unlocked even when you are just popping back inside to get something.
“It is worth considering fitting CCTV on your home or driveway, to help deter thieves. You can also use PIR or LED security lighting to make your vehicle more visible and this can act as a deterrent too.
“Look for car parks with a Secured Car Park sign which have recognised levels of security. If you have a garage at home, ensure you use it and lock it properly.
“Noisy gravel on your drive can help deter a would-be thief, as they don't want to alert you to their approach.