A NUMBER of vehicles have been damaged around Darwen, according to police reports

Officers say that following the reports they were able to obtain CCTV footage of a group of youths damaging the vehicles.

They say that the people involved were then dealt with in a swift and robust manner.

A police spokesperson said: "This behaviour is totally unacceptable and will not be tolerated.

"Police have increased patrols in the area and will continue to deal with all aspects of anti social behaviour and criminal offences."