Burglars target Swinton homes
BURGLARS have targeted a series of homes in the Swinton area, prompting police to issue a security warning.
The Rotherham North Local Policing Team said two burglaries occurred on Greno Road and another on Fitzwilliam Street last Wednesday.
Two properties were left insecure by owners and entry was gained via downstairs windows.
Power tools and small electrical items were stolen.
A further two attempted burglaries were also reported around Broadway.
Police advised residents to make extra security checks on their properties, including garages, sheds, outbuildings and vehicles.
For more crime prevention advice visit www.southyorkshire.police.uk/Bewise.