Motorists in Bramhope and Pool-in-Wharfedale are being urged to be vigilant following a spate of vehicle crime. One car parked in Pool Road, Pool, had a window smashed by a thief, who removed property from inside.

Another, in Swallow Drive, had its number plates stolen.

Four unlocked cars, meanwhile, were targeted by thieves in Bramhope who struck in The Birches, Hall Drive and twice in The Rowans.