Thieves target cars
Police are seeking the public’s help after two cars were broken into at a New Plymouth beach on Sunday. Thieves broke into the vehicles and stole valuables after they were left parked in the bottom car park at Back Beach about 9.30am. Constable Stacey Lamb appealed for anyone who had information about the thefts or was in the area at the time and saw anything suspicious to contact the New Plymouth police station or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. Lamb said it was a timely reminder for the public to make sure that they left their vehicles secure or removed any valuables from sight.