Police issue warning as thieves prowl Doncaster suburb

Police have warned residents to be vigilant following a series of attempted burglaries in Stainforth
Police have warned residents to be vigilant following a series of attempted burglaries in Stainforth

Police are urging residents to remain vigilant about potential thieves who are on the prowl in a Doncaster suburb. 

Stainforth residents are asked to be aware following three incidents of attempted burglary in the area over the last week.

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Police say door handles have been tried on two occasions, and a lock tampered with on another.

A spokesperson for Doncaster East Neighbourhood Policing team added: “Please ensure you have double checked all doors and windows before going to bed and leaving the house, and do not leave any keys in the locks.

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“If you would like any crime prevention tips please don’t hesitate to get in touch via private message or come and see officers at any drop-in session we hold.”

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