Police in Falmouth investigate street sign thefts
FALMOUTH (WGME) -- Police in Falmouth want to know who is stealing street signs in the town.
They say several street signs a week are disappearing, and they want it to stop.
Police say the signs are expensive to replace and can also create delays when police and fire departments are trying to respond to emergencies.
Falmouth police say they'll be beefing up patrols in certain areas.
They point out that stealing street signs is theft and can result in jail time.