Theft from homes accounts for half of metal theft in Nottinghamshire.
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Nottinghamshire Police treat homes with anti-metal theft spray

Police in Nottingham are stepping up a campaign against metal thefts by marking homes with a special liquid.

The Smartwater liquid contains codes which mean any stolen metal can be traced.

Nottinghamshire Police said half of all metal thefts in the county were from homes.

Becky Sheeran reports.