Reported surge in attempted burglaries & car thefts in Derry



There's been a reported surge in attempted burglaries and car thefts in the Skeoge area of Derry.

A number of residents in the area have expressed concern regarding individuals attempting to gain access to homes and the attempted theft of cars.

Police are aware of the incidents with investigations ongoing however people are being urged to remain extra vigilant.

Local Cllr Sandra Duffy says some of the crimes even happened in broad daylight: