Gardai in Waterford City are appealing for the public’s help after a large number of cars were broken into over the past 10 days.
17 incidents have been reported to Gardai since the 1st of January.
12 of the break ins were in the Ballygunner area in Cnoc Caislean, The Village, The Anchorage, The Paddocks, Williamstown and Knockboy. Three happened in the Ursuline Court area with a further two in the City Centre.
All the incidents happened during the hours of darkness and Gardai believe up to four males may be involved.
Anyone with information or who noticed anything suspicious in these areas is asked to contact Waterford Garda Station on 051 305300.
People are also being reminded to remove all valuables from their cars and to ensure that their vehicles are locked at night.