Warning following student burglaries in Portsmouth

A WARNING has been issued to student residents in Fratton after a number of burglaries took place in the area.

Friday, 6th April 2018, 7:00 am
St David's Road in Fratton, Portsmouth. Picture: Google Maps

Hampshire Constabulary has warned that student properties are being targeted – following burglaries in St David’s Road and Somers Road in recent days.

Students are being advised by police to take a number of steps to prevent a burglary taking place in their home.

These include not leaving any valuables on show through windows and not leaving keys in doors or under doormats.

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In addition, students are asked to ensure all gates are locked when leaving the house.

Anyone who has seen any suspicious activity is asked to call the police on 101.