Appeal for information after two speed cameras vandalised

This camera was vandalised on Derry's Buncrana Road on Saturday night.
This camera was vandalised on Derry's Buncrana Road on Saturday night.

Police in Derry are appealing for information from the public after two speed cameras were vandalised on two approach roads to the city from Donegal last weekend.

On Sunday night a camera on the Buncrana Road in Derry was cut down and on Saturday a similar incident took place on the Letterkenny Road.

The damage caused to a traffic camera on the Letterkenny Road last weekend.

The damage caused to a traffic camera on the Letterkenny Road last weekend.

In a statement, the PSNI in Derry said: “ Police are appealing for information after damage was caused to camera equipment at Letterkenny Road and Buncrana Road Derry.

“Damage was discovered at Letterkenny Road on Saturday and at Buncrana Road on Sunday.”

Detective Chief Inspector James Mullen said: “Police equipment was cut down sometime during hours of darkness. I would appeal to anyone who knows anything about this incident to contact Strand Road Police Station on the non-emergency number 101. Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.”