Burglars

Locksmith sticker debate rages on

Sticker from burglars posing as locksmiths

Beware burglars posing as locksmiths

The story I reported about locksmiths stickers being used by potential burglars has taken some twists and turns in the last few days.

The story was originally reported on the BBC website about a burglary in Wandsworth, but doubt has now been cast on whether this is just some form of advertising as the practice is clearly more widespread, including in Waltham Forest.
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Beat the fake locksmith burglars

Sticker from burglars posing as locksmiths

Beware burglars posing as locksmiths

Beware ‘locksmiths’ stickers placed on your front door, they may be a sign that burglars are targeting your address.

The BBC is reporting that burglars are targeting homes with fake locksmith’s stickers placed on front doors.

The report states that this is happening in Wandsworth but I had one on my front door a few months ago. Please read and share this BBC report — and beware!