Runcorn residents urged to consider anti-snap locks to prevent burglary

Burglars can exploit security flaw by snapping off door handle to break lock warns CID.

Runcorn CID has warned of a trend in burglars breaking their way into homes by snapping off the door handle.

DC Calvin Fletcher urged residents to consider changing their locks to ‘sacrificial locks’ that only allow the outer part to be broken off while protecting the inner section from being used to gain entry.

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