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    Q146: Someone has thrown a brick through my window, what do I do?

    If the suspect is still present you should call the police on 999. If the suspect has left you should contact your local police force who will take crime details over the phone. You should know the time or times it happened between and the size of the window smashed.

    If the house is a private house you should take steps to replace the glass and secure the house. The police cannot recommend a glazier but they are listed in the yellow pages. If the house is a council house then you should contact the council to repair/replace the window.

    See the website in related information to find your local authority.

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