North Derbyshire drivers warned after catalytic converter thefts.
Five catalytic converters have been stolen from cars in North Derbyshire. Vehicles were targeted in Old Whittington, New Whittington and at Chesterfield train station. The catalytic converters were taken yesterday afternoon and evening (Tuesday 17 August). A catalytic converter is a device on vehicle exhausts that reduces the toxic gases and pollutants. Precious metals must be used because the converters have to work efficiently enough to meet emissions standards, and […]