Police Warn Of Bogus Water Board Officials
After a number of residents fall victim to artifice burglaries
There have been a number of burglaries in Chiswick and other parts of Hounslow Borough involving a caller posing as a water board official needing access to victims' properties.
Police warn residents "If you are not expecting a visit from a utilities company who want to have access, check their identity carefully.
"If in doubt, ring their company to confirm who they are and what they are doing."
STOP CHAIN and CHECK anything suspicious should be reported to the police on 0300 123 1212
June 18, 2010