The BBC has reported that thefts of heating oil around Wales have increased by over 500% in the past five years.
Figures show the equivalent of a theft of oil every day by the end of 2011.
The numbers jumped from 68 in
Could increased fuel prices be driving a new rural phenomenon? With domestic oil prices at an all-time high many of Britain's rural homes and businesses are at risk from opportunistic oil thieves.
In previous years, oil theft has been considered an unlikely menace to rural properties. The need for a tanker
New research by fuel tank supplier TankDepot.co.uk, reveals that reported instances of heating oil thefts increased by approximately 4% during 2010.
The research was commissioned by TankDepot.co.uk and completed by independent heating oil industry consultants, J Switzer Associates. Every police force in the UK was contacted under the
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