POLICE used monitoring know-how to discover a stash of stolen autos that have been being hidden inside transport containers in south Essex.

Officers from the operational help group made the invention on Friday at a yard in South Ockendon.

That they had used a monitoring gadget to find a stolen Jaguar.

The gadget led them to the container yard the place they discovered the car.

A search of two containers noticed officers discover two extra ‘excessive worth’ vehicles which have been reported stolen.

Two folks have been arrested throughout the operation, with all three autos being returned to their rightful house owners.


It’s the second time this yr that police have used monitoring know-how and located stolen autos stashed in transport containers in south Essex.

Three Vary Rover Sports activities have been discovered at a container website in Stanford-le-Hope in February, with officers capable of finding one of many vehicles simply 17 hours after it was reported stolen.

The three vehicles have been regarded as price round £100,000 every.

A tracker activation to a container yard simply outdoors of #SouthOckendon led us to the stolen Jaguar. Enquires recognized 2 containers with 2 additional excessive worth vehicles which might be stolen. 2 suspects arrested for dealing with stolen items. All 3 autos recovered! @essex_sviu @EPThurrock pic.twitter.com/lFbu8FN5XC

— Essex OSG (@EssexOSG) March 11, 2022