Criminal debris litters Waltham Forest parks

Parks staff in Waltham Forest in East London have had to put up with unusual nuisance - dumped cashboxes taken in robberies.

The high-security boxes have appeared in several of the borough's parks. The boxes, used to transfer money from businesses to banks, have been broken up and burnt.

The boxes are used to carry sums of up to £25,000 and are being linked to a series of robberies in the nearby Redbridge area.

Other criminal debris has also started appearing at the parks. This includes fake number plates, illegal DVDS and stolen motorbikes.


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