Tips after break-ins

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FOLLOWING a recent stint of van break-ins in Gosport, police have given advice to motorists.

nWipe away any visible marks left behind by a phone cradle or sat nav

nPark in busy, well-lit areas, if possible covered by CCTV

n Remove tools from the vehicle or keep out of view

nConsider insuring work tools

nFit dead locks and alarms