AN appeal for CCTV or dash cam footage has been issued by Cleveland Police following a spate of break-ins in the Hart Village area in Hartlepool.

Three males were reported to have broken into containers belonging to a local church and community hall, before approaching properties on Magdalene Drive and trying car doors and front doors at several addresses on Tuesday, August 27. Several caravans were also broken into at a local farm between midnight and 12.20am.

Anyone in the local area who may have CCTV or dash cam footage which could assist this investigation is asked to contact Detective Constable Steven Ridsdale from Hartlepool CID on the non-emergency number 101.

Crimestoppers can also be contacted on 0800 555 111 or