Kampen/IJsselmuiden – On Saturday evening, February 3, the police received a report that a man was towing an electric bicycle on the Oranjesingel. The man is said to have walked into the park on his bicycle. The police searched the area but the man was not found.
After this, a report came that the man was walking on the Zwartedijk. The suspect was arrested with the help of a dog handler and a helicopter. The man ran through several meadows during the chase. During the arrest, several goods were found on the man that could be linked to the theft of a backpack and the theft of a bicycle in IJsselmuiden. The arrested man is a 19-year-old man from Dronten.
Prevention is of course always better than cure. The more difficult you make it for a thief, the more likely you are to become a victim. Therefore, below are some tips to prevent the most common types of crime. On the topics page you will find much more information about how you can help the police and how you can help prevent crime.
Tips to prevent bicycle theft
Tips to prevent home burglary
Tips to avoid pickpocketing
Information source: Politie.nl