The Bermuda Police Service issued a public advisory today on “recent thefts from unattended parked motorcycles, where an unknown culprit or culprits remove personal items from under motorcycle seats and inside storage boxes”.

A police spokesman said: “Residents are advised to be vigilant about where they park their motorcycles – particularly overnight (well-lit areas are preferable) and it is strongly recommended that any valuable items be removed before leaving motorcycles parked and unattended.

Members of the public are encouraged to report any suspicious individuals or activity around unattended parked motorcycles to the main police telephone number 295-0011 at the earliest opportunity – providing as much information as possible about the location and time of any suspicious behaviour, as well as a description of the suspect(s) involved, if possible.”