Posted: Wed 10th Feb 2016

Residents asked to be vigilant following break ins – Blackwood

news.wales / newyddion.cymru
This article is old - Published: Wednesday, Feb 10th, 2016

Officers are appealing for information and asking residents to remain vigilant and be mindful of home security following several breaks ins in the Blackwood area. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Since the beginning of the year, eight burglaries and an attempted burglary have been reported. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Properties have been targeted on Clos Ceirw (attempted burglary), St Margaret’s Avenue and Gardd Jolyon in Cefn Fforest, Cefn Road, Coronation Road and Gordon Road in Blackwood, Nant-y-Rhos in Pontllanfraith and Penyfan Leisure Park in Argoed. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Most of the break ins occurred overnight or during the morning. Items stolen include laptops/tablets, handbags, phones, wallets and money. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Please ensure that your property is kept locked and secure at all times and report any suspicious activity in your neighbourhood to 101. In an emergency call 999. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​



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