Tanners Close thefts getting worse, says resident

PUBLISHED: 10:17 26 January 2018 | UPDATED: 10:17 26 January 2018

Tanners Close, Dartford. Pitcure: Google

Tanners Close, Dartford. Pitcure: Google


A resident of Tanners Close, Crayford, has hit out about increased vehicle crime.

The concerned local revealed that in the past couple of weeks, two vehicles in the area had been stolen, one of them in broad daylight and from a secure, gated car park.

Both thefts have been reported.

“We fear these stolen vehicles may not be recovered.”

He stated that incidents of theft in Crayford has been an issue for a number of years, but seems to be getting worse.

“I have lived here for five years and during that time a number of vehicles have been stolen.

“In the last eight or nine days, two vehicles have been taken in a short space of time.

“I want to warn people about this problem.”

The resident said that the council and police have been actively trying to solve the issue over the years.

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