Homeowners warned of spike in burglaries Leeside

Homeowners are being urged to lock away their valuable jewellery in a safe

The warning comes in the wake of a rise in burglaries across Cork.

A gang, not from Cork, has been operating in the suburbs for the last fortnight targeting unoccupied houses and stealing cash and jewellery

Last weekend between the hours of 4pm and 9pm Gardai responded to burglaries in Ballyvolane, Glanmire, Kerrypike, Douglas, Blackpool and Blarney Street...

Crime Prevention Office Sgt Tony Davis told RedFM News that people should consider getting a safe professionally fitted in their homes if they have valuable jewellery.

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