(CMR) The police are urging the public to be vigilant as persons have been stealing vehicle registration plates and using them when committing other offenses.
According to a release, the RCIPS said it has received a number of reports of vehicle registration plates being stolen. In at least one instance, stolen registration plates have been placed on other vehicles, which have then been used during committing of other offenses.
The RCIPS is advising the public to be vigilant that their plates are always attached to their vehicles and if found to be missing, to report the matter immediately.
Persons can report lost or stolen registration plates by contacting their nearest police station.