Arrests over van thefts in Yorkshire

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A crackdown on the theft of Transit-style vans across Yorkshire and the Humber led to 21 arrests and the recovery of eight stolen vehicles in the first weekend.

Another 29 were seized for a range of road traffic offences, including having no insurance.

Thieves have been targeting vans with keyless entry systems.

Motorists are being urged to step up their security.

Call police on 101.