Police security event in Bognor aims to prevent thefts

Bognor Regis police are holding two security marking days in a bid to combat household property theft.

The events take place on Sunday, October 2 and Sunday, October 9 between 10am and 2pm where officers will be at Halfords in Shripney Road, Bognor, to provide marking for personal items.

Residents can bring along property such as cycles, laptops, electrical gardening equipment and tools to be marked free of charge.

Police will also be offering crime prevention advice about how to keep your valuables, homes and cars safe from thieves.

The event is being held in a bid to combat a recent spate of thefts from cars and outbuildings such as sheds and garages.