Lock-snapping is a criminal trend originating in North East England. Despite it's growing presence throughout the country, it is still relatively unknown outside of the locksmith profession. The trend persists in the North East, and it is reported in the West Midlands too. People in the know have all protected themselves with anti-snap locks by now - don't be caught out!
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