Stealing of motor vehicles or property contained within have again been the target of offenders in the Casino, Kyogle and Lismore areas.
A number of the vehicles have sustained damage to windows, steering locks and ignitions:
1990 Holden from Stapleton Ave; Casino 9.40pm Monday night.
1994 Ford from Stapleton Ave Casino 9.30pm on Monday night. Two young males were seen in the area wearing hooded jumpers, and are presently assisting police.
1996 Subaru between 5.15pm and 9.30pm Monday night from Colches St Casino.
2003 Mitsubishi from Bruton Street Casino sometime up to 6am Friday.
1989 Holden from Shearman Drive Goonellabah between 5.30pm Monday night and 6.30am Tuesday morning.
Police recovered a 1991 Toyota stolen from Dibbs Street Lismore between midday and 11.30pm Monday night.
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A 17-year-old Lismore male has been charged with stealing (shoplifting) and the assault of staff from a retail store in Lismore between 2pm and 2.10pm on Monday afternoon.
Police will allege the male has become violent with staff after being confronted leaving the store.