Tools, garden furniture and cars damaged in separate home and vehicle raids in South Yorkshire

Tools, garden furniture and a charity collecting box have been stolen and homes and vehicles damaged in a string of incidents across South Yorkshire.

Friday, 8th July 2016, 1:38 pm
Updated Friday, 8th July 2016, 2:42 pm
Police are appealing for help over a number of incidents in Sheffield in recent days.

Sheffield South East Local Policing Team has revealed details of a string of crimes in recent days on its Facebook page.

The incidents were listed as follows:

* Damage caused to a van door parked on Clayton Hollow, Waterthorpe, between 9pm Wednesday - 9pm Thursday

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* Power tools stolen from a van on Halcyon Close, Hackenthorpe, by pulling back rear door between 10.30pm Wednesday - 7am Thursday

* Vehicle entered and searched on Lathkill Road, Woodthorpe, between 6pm Wednesday - 8.50am Thursday

* Number plate stolen from a motorbike on Weakland Drive between 4pm on Friday 1st July - 9.10am Thursday 7th July

* Passenger door damaged to a car on Twitchill Drive, Sat Nav and cash stolen between 12pm Tuesday - 10am Thursday

* Van door levered on Harwood Drive, Waterthorpe between 11pm Wednesday - 7.25am Thursday, power tools stolen

* Attempt burglary at a flat on Spinkhill Road, Richmond at 10.30pm Thursday - entrance door damaged

* Garden furniture stolen from Handsworth Grange Drive at 10am on Thursday

* Charity box stolen from a shop on Beighton Road, Woodhouse at 1.15pm on Thursday

A post said: "Unfortunately we have received further reports of vehicle crime. If you would like a free crime prevention pack, including a UV pen to mark tools and equipment, please call in to Moss Way Enquiry Desk between 10am - 6pm."