During the last week, three males have been arrested for stealing from shops in Birstall.
On Tuesday, a male was arrested for stealing from a shop over a period of two months. He was charged and given a bail condition not to enter Birstall.
On Thursday, a second male was arrested for stealing from a shop in Birstall. He was also wanted in connection with thefts in Leicester and has now been charged.
On Saturday, a third male was seen attempting to steal from a shop in the village. He was later arrested while carrying items stolen from another shop. He was also wanted in connection with thefts in the city and has been charged, detained over the weekend and is due to appear in court on Monday.
(Information from local beat officer)