A MAN is wanted by West Yorkshire Police over alleged car thefts
RIGA, July 25 (LETA) - Police officers fired at least fifteen shots while pursuing a man wanted for car thefts
, the Riga Region Criminal Police Chief Andrejs Sozinovs told reporters today while commenting on last night's car chase during which several officers suffered injuries.
NEW analysis has revealed that nine out of ten investigations into car thefts
get dropped by police, meaning the criminal gets away with it.
Fortunately, the number of car thefts
are lower now then they have been in two years, with only 69 reported across the whole ofin June.
The latest police figures show that there were 7,755 car thefts
committed across Greater Manchester in 2018.
The latest police figures show that there were 11,491 car thefts
committed across the West Midlands in 2018.
Kirkwall, the largest town in Orkney, is the safest location, with the lowest rate of reported car thefts
at 0.3 per 1,000 insurance quotes.
The latest police figures show that there were 2,969 car thefts
committed across Merseyside in 2018.
Queensway, on Caia Park, was the worst with six car thefts
during 2018 - that equates to one vehicle stolen every two months.
North Wales Police's Sergeant Katie Davies said: "The level of car thefts
continue to rise nationally, and North Wales is no exception to this.
In 2018, there were 4450 car thefts
recorded by Police Scotland.
The number of car thefts
nationwide decreased by 56.8 percent for the month of May compared to the same period last year, a police spokesperson bared Wednesday.