Shed security advice following breaks

Officers in Monmouthshire are reminding residents to keep their sheds and outbuildings secure after a spate of burglaries in the area.

In the last two weeks we have received 11 reports of shed burglaries across Monmouthshire where a number of power tools have been taken.

There are a number of ways to keep your property safe including using good quality padlocks which cannot easily be cut off and ensuring that valuables are out of sight and locked away. For more tips on keeping your property secure, please visit our website:

If you have any information about these incidents, please contact us by calling 101 quoting log number 273 of 06/03/2019.

You can also send us a direct message via our Gwent Police Facebook and Twitter social media pages or alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.