The Medicine Hat Police Service has noticed a disturbing trend in Crescent Heights.

Police say vehicle entries and bicycle thefts are up throughout the City, but notably in the Crescent Heights area.

Occurrences have been mainly in the late night hours from Thursday to Tuesday between 11:00 p.m. and 430 a.m.

The Police Service will be augmenting resources with the aim the identify offenders and hold them accountable for any illegal activities.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Medicine Hat Police at 403-529-8481 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.