The Esperance community has reported 330 thefts this financial year which is a 34% increase on the previous financial year (101 reports).
The community is reminded to secure valuables out of site in vehicles, record bicycle details, including serial numbers and when not in use secure them to prevent theft.
Senior Sergeant Richard Moore from Esperance Police Station said, “Neighbourhood Watch Esperance now has 1041 members. It’s hoped these 1041 sets of eyes will assist police to detect offenders and report suspicious behavior.
To make a report contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or become a Neighbourhood Watch Member for your area.