Increase of Bike Thefts in Chippenham

Alert message sent 23/11/2021 10:32:00

Information sent on behalf of Wiltshire Police

We are urging individuals in Chippenham Town to take precautions in securing push-bikes when leaving them unattended after a spate of bike thefts in the area.

Here are some steps to deter thieves:
- Lock your bike with a strong lock and lock it again with another one
- Secure your bike in a place with CCTV coverage
- Mark your bike
- Cover your bike so it harder for criminals to see its value
- Fit an immobiliser
- Install a tracker
Message sent by
Christopher Archer (Police, PCSO, CPT Chippenham)

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