Police are advising drivers to ensure that their vehicles are secure after a number of break-ins in Stroud over the weekend.

A statement issued by police reminded people to make sure that windows were closed during sunnier weather.

"Please do not give the opportunist/the criminal the opportunity, please ensure your vehicle is left secure," the statement read.

"Please do not leave valuables such as sat navs, loose change, work ID cards, smart phones, keys and other items of significance and value within the vehicle."

For more information visit gloucestershire.police.uk