Scarborough police urge local business owners be vigilant this weekend after 10 reports last weekend

Scarborough police urge local business owners be vigilant this weekend after 10 reports last weekend

THIEVES have been targeting the Osborne Park commercial area with 10 reports last weekend, according to the Scarborough Police officer in charge.

Senior Sergeant Glenn Dowding warned local business owners in the area to remain vigilant and routinely check their security and alarm systems.

“We will be targeting that area heavily and conducting regular patrols on weekends,” he said.

“Always notify the police as soon as possible and ensure no cash or valuables are left on the property.”

Sgt Dowding said there had been 10 reports of burglaries and attempted burglaries over the weekend of June 18 and 19 in the area.

“A large quantity of tools were stolen from a business of Frobisher Street over the weekend,” he said.