Nightingale Police have posted this tweet on their Twitter account regarding the recent reported increase in pickpocketing in the Balham area:
`We have had an increase in reports of Pickpocketing Mobile phones in and around the Balham Area. These individuals seem to be targeting Females with buggies. Please stay alert and if you see something suspicious please call 101 or 999.
As a result of this we will be patrolling this area even more frequently than we normally do, Both in uniform and non- Uniform.`