Rural crime policing team launched in Cumbria
Date of alert:
Thursday, 21 September 2023
Cumbria Police has created a new team dedicated to tackling rural crime.
Main priorities for the team will include the following:
Burglary of rural business and farm premises
Theft of farm machinery, agricultural vehicles and plant equipment
Environmental offences including waste and scrap metal offences
Equine and livestock offences
While the team will specialise in these issues, they will be supported by the wider constabulary day to day.
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