Spate of break-ins
Katanning police have pleaded with residents to secure their valuables and lock their cars after a recent rise in thefts from cars in recent weeks.
Opportunistic thieves continue to target unlocked and locked cars in the town centre, with six cars broken into across the weekend adding to the recent spate of break-ins prompting a warning from police.
Katanning police acting Senior Sergeant Aaron Honey warned residents to avoid complacency and to remove valuables such as wallets, handbags, mobile phones, laptops and other electronic devices from their cars. Anyone with information about suspicious behaviour is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.