Rise in motorcycle thefts - Staffordshire Moorlands
We have had increase in reports of motorcycle thefts in and around the Staffordshire Moorlands area, so please make sure your bike is secure if you're leaving it in a public area or when you store it at home, as thefts of this kind are often opportunistic.
We would advise that you to:
Trace: Consider tracking, forensic marking, visible warning labels, and recording any chassis or serial numbers.
Lock: Use a taut chain lock through the rear wheel and frame, a disc lock on the front, and a d-lock or heavy-duty chain on the front wheel to secure it to an anchor point.
Cover: Use a cover to conceal your bike and deter thieves, and lock it in a garage or outbuilding where possible.