Crime rate ‘is going through the roof’
the areas of Beechwood Road, Parkfield Crescent and Blakehall Road.
This event will be specifically looking at crime prevention around home burglaries and thefts of vehicles with PCSOs paired with cadet officers and special constables speaking to the public and going house to house.
Sgt Jo Flexney, of Dewsbury and Mirfield Neighbourhood Policing Team, said: “I would like to reassure the public that we take all reports of crimes very seriously and are currently investigating all incidents, including CCTV enquiries.
“We have two dedicated PCSOs and a Pc who carry out high visibility patrols in the area and they have been conducting enquiries following the burglaries, ensuring any available CCTV and evidence is captured.
“We have a crime prevention event which has been planned to provide safety advice to residents.”
Call police on 101 quoting the crime reference number 13180069988 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Police said a man has been arrested in connection with burglaries at the Dusty Miller pub, Little Acorns Day Nursery and a house in Parker Lane, Mirfield, on Tuesday. They have also appealed for information.