GPS and laptop software program stolen from building websites throughout area

WATERLOO REGION — Somebody has been stealing electronics from building websites throughout the area, resulting…

GPS and laptop software program stolen from building websites throughout area

WATERLOO REGION — Somebody has been stealing electronics from building websites throughout the area, resulting in losses of greater than $500,000 for companies.

In August, thieves took GPS and computer-related {hardware} from heavy gear on websites in Cambridge, Kitchener and North Dumfries.

Police remind staff to maintain heavy gear, equivalent to bulldozers and excavators, locked and secured when the development website is unattended.

Adequate lighting and video surveillance are additionally really helpful.

Anybody with info is requested to name police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.