10 burglaries over long weekend

Whakatane police are urging residents to be aware of their security, following a spate of burglaries in the weekend.

A total of ten burglaries took place across the wider Whakatane District.

Community Constable Spike Dickey says among these included the theft of a 61-thousand dollar caravan.

The caravan is described as a white Swift Sprite Major with the registration 25Y17.

Sam Gardner