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Mobile phone thefts on the rise

Mobile phone theft on the rise Credit: PA

New figures have revealed that the number of smart phones are on the rise across the UK.

Hundreds of people reported their phones stolen across the region.

Figures collated by the region's police forces show the following number of mobiles were stolen last year:

94 in Suffolk

223 in Northamptonshire (includes robberies where mobiles were taken)

338 in Bedfordshire (includes robberies where mobiles were taken)

601 in Cambridgeshire

1,334 in Norfolk (includes all crime where mobiles were taken)

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