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31st May 2023 Issue no. 658
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Amazon sells lock picks dubbed as a 'thief's dream'
Thieves' tools like lock picks and devices to help break into cars are being openly sold by internet giant Amazon for as little as £2. While they are not technically illegal, the Master Locksmiths Association (MLA) has described them as a 'burglar's dream'.
Police chiefs also expressed concern over the availability of the devices, some of which are disguised as pens to evade searches.
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