Thursday, 23 January 2014 - 16:34
Organized laptop thefts on the rise
The police state that there is an emerging trend of organized laptop thefts.
Police Media Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana stated that there have been numerous reports of laptop thefts in buses, trains and even from homes.
The Police Media Spokesperson made a special request from the public to be especially vigilant when carrying laptops in public transport.
Meanwhile, the Police Media Spokesperson also stated that the pilot project of motorcyclists using their headlamps during the day was a success.
He stated that this project was initiated as a result of the rise in motorcycle accidents.
Elaborating further Police Media Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana stated that if this project is successful in the Western Province it will be initiated in other provinces as well.