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Metal theft has plummeted following a crackdown on the illegal…

3 Mar 16

Metal theft has plummeted following a crackdown on the illegal scrap trade.

Rates of metal theft across the region have plummeted following a West Midlands Police crackdown on the illegal scrap trade. In late 2012 the force was registering an average of more than 350 metal crimes a month – but that figure fell to just 60 a month at the end of last year. The dramatic reduction is on the back of Operation Steel – a West Midlands Police initiative …


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