Land Rovers targeted by thieves in Wealden villages Police warn

Wealden police warn about Defender thefts

Police are warning Land Rover Defender owners to be vigilant around the Wealden villages after two Defenders were stolen and a third attempted theft in Mayfield and Rotherfield during the past weekend. A white Defender was stolen at some point Saturday night from St Leonards Lane, Mayfield, it was later

Delph Lane Land Rover Chop Shop Owner Sentenced

A man arrested during an investigation into a “chop shop” garage dealing in piles of stolen car parts has been jailed. Michael Burton, 29,of Kingsway, Whiston appeared at Liverpool crown court where he admitted handling stolen goods, possession with intent to supply cocaine, dangerous driving and assaulting a constable. He was arrested

Land Rover stolen by ‘Cheeky’ Thief in Rednal Hill Lane Rubery

Land Rover Stolen By Cheeky Man

Police are searching for a man described as having 'pronounced cheekbones', who is suspected of stealing a Land Rover Freelander, without keys, from the owners driveway in Rubery during the early hours of Thursday morning. The black Land Rover, number plate BK11YJN, was parked on a drive in Rednal Hill Lane

Slapped Wrist for man who stole Landrover Defender from Draughton

Skipton Magistrates

A thief that stole a Land Rover Defender from Draughton and smashed it into a wall, causing £15,000 damage to the vehicle, was sentenced to 24 weeks in prison - suspended for two years at court yesterday. Adam Virr, 29, admitted to aggravated vehicle taking, driving while disqualified and driving without

Southwest Devon & Cornwall Land Rover Thieves Jailed

Land Rover Thieves Southwest

A gang of thieves targeting rural areas in both Devon and Cornwall have been jailed for more than 16 years after being told that they were 'a plague on the hard-pressed rural community' by the judge. The gang which comprised of family members Daniel Small and his two sons recruited the

Stolen Land Rover engines worth £3m recovered in dawn raids


Four men have been arrested following a heist of '£3 million worth of engines' from Jaguar Land Rover. The car manufacturer worked with West Midlands Police to investigate the theft at its Solihull plant which took place between 31 January and 1 February. The stolen engines were found during raids in Sutton

Suspected Stolen Land Rover Found Burnt Out In Frome

Fire In Frome

Suspected Stolen Land Rover Found Burnt Out In Frome: It's believed that a Land Rover Defender found in Frome that was found on its side and on fire is a stolen vehicle, fire crews attended the scene at Elliots Lane in Great Elm at 9.46pm yesterday night. (February 5). A spokesman from