Thieves break into Environment Agency HQ in Brampton after failed metal theft bid

THIEVES broke into the Environment Agency’s regional headquarters in Brampton after failing to take two cast iron bollards outside.

The offenders broke into the Agency’s regional headquarters in Bromholme Lane between Saturday, August 4, and Monday, August 6.

They failed in their attempt to steal the bollards outside but broke into the building. It was originally thought that a quantity of harmful chemicals were stolen but were accounted for following a stock check.

INFORMATION: Anyone with information should contact the incident management unit on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.