Police urge residents to lock cars

POLICE are urging residents of the Wellington Shire to lock their cars at night after a spate of thefts from unlocked vehicles.

In the space of three days, this week, received about 15 reports of items being taken from cars.

Items often targeted by thieves include computers, mobile phones, GPS equipment, wallets and loose change.

Anyone with information is urged to phone Wellington CIU on 5143 5000.