March 31, 2011
police issue warning after spate of vandalism
police have this week issued a warning to vandals who have causing
trouble in the town.
follows a spate of vandalism incidents in recent weeks - as reported
by Burnham-On-Sea.com - when walls, phone boxes, caravans and
cars have been damaged.
past week has been quieter, with only a minor disturbance last
Friday when a number of flowers were ruined in Burnham's Manor
However, Inspector Roger Tolley told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Young
people who hang around Bunham must be respectful of the community
around them and understand that they risk getting a criminal record
if they cause damage."
"We won't tolerate vandalism or any of the problems seen
in Burnham during several past summers."
"Parents of youngsters who are causing problems will be
shocked when we knock on their door to say their sons or daughters
have been taken into custody."
with information about recent vandalism in the town should call
Burnham Police on 0845 456 7000 or Crimestoppers anonymously on
0800 555 111.