Urged to get it logged.
Residents are being advised to get bikes, phones, electricals, tools and other valuables registered with free property logging website immobilise.
com. The advice is part of Operation Soundwave. Ownership details can be viewed by police across the country on the National Mobile Property Register (NMPR), which allows officers to check a recovered item and instantly find the owner.
Assistant Chief Constable Jo Farrell said: "NMPR and Immobilise are tools which link together to identify stolen property and return it to the rightful owner, as well as identifying those in possession of stolen goods. Immobilise links directly into the NMPR which is searched thousands of times each day by officers across the country in efforts to reunite property with the lawful owners."
Assistant Chief Constable Jo Farrell
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|Publication:||Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)|
|Date:||Nov 22, 2013|
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