A SERIES of thefts from vehicles and of bikes in the Bangor area has taken place.

Police have warned residents to remain vigilant, and not to keep valuables in their car and lock and secure their pedal bikes.

A North Wales Police spokesperson said: "If you have a pedal cycle and would like it secured more, the We Don't Buy Crime Team will be at EVOLUTION BIKES in Bangor on Saturday 15 [June] from 10:00 to 13:00 marking pedal cycles and providing crime prevention advice."