CCTV and PSNI tackle crime

During the early hours of Monday morning (January 18) CityWatch CCTV Operators observed three males fighting in the area of Lisburn City Centre.


One of the males had been struck on the head with a bottle and another kicked about the head and body.

Police were tasked and directed to the males, who had made off on their arrival.

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All three were arrested for affray and were held in police custody.

During the early hours of Monday morning, police in Lisburn also dealt with a number of calls from local people in need of assistance. A spokesperson for the PSNI said that they were focussing on the issue of burglary in the local area.

“There are a number of dedicated anti-burglary patrols out and about in an effort to tackle acquisitive crime in the Lisburn area,” he explained.

“Before you head up to bed ensure that you have secured your property, don’t make it easy for burglars. If you see or hear anything suspicious, contact us on 101 or 999 if a crime is in progress or it is an emergency.”