A Volkswagen Crafter panel van was parked up overnight on London Road, between 6:30pm on Sunday (26/03/17) and 7am on Monday. An Apple iPhone 4S, a Tom Tom satnav and accessories were stolen.
Tools have been stolen from another van parked up in Colnbrook – once again by removing the door lock.
Two vehicles were broken into last weekend in Brands Hill, in Brands Hill Road and Springfield Road, while fuel was stole from a third in the Coln Industrial Estate.
Police have issued crime prevention advice to help residents protect their vehicle and belongings today. The advice follows an increase in reported incidents across Slough in recent months. In Colnbrook and Poyle there was a marked increase in August, when a total of 19 incidents were logged – nearly double the average.
Number plates were stolen from a car in the Westfield estate and fuel syphoned from a vehicle in the Poyle Trading Estate over the weekend.
Thames Valley issued an appeal on Wednesday for witnesses to an astonishing carjacking in which an elderly man driving to Colnbrook was assaulted. His car was later recovered in Crown Meadow.
Nearly one in three Slough crimes in key categories were carried out in Colnbrook last weekend according to an update from Thames Valley today. Four burglaries and thirteen vehicle-related crimes were reported across the borough, with five occuring in Colnbrook, Poyle or Brands Hill.
Vehicles have been targeted at two separate incidents this week at Brands Hill, where the theft occurred during unloading, and in Poyle, where a crowbar was used to gain entry.