A 29-year-old man was arrested after attempting to steal a dummy mobile phone and satnav from a decoy vehicle during the early hours of Saturday, October 24.
What does DV stand for?
DV stands for Decoy Vehicle
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- Dark Vengeance (computer game)
- Dark Vision (band)
- Darling Violetta (band)
- Darth Vader
- Data Valid
- Datenverarbeitung (German: Data Processing and Programming)
- Death Valley (California)
- Déchêts Verts (French: Green Waste)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Interior Minister Marwan Charbel confirmed one of several decoy vehicles belonging to Aoun's convoy was shot at in Sidon Saturday night when he was returning to Beirut from a visit to Jezzine.
But footage from a hidden camera in the decoy vehicle enables the man to be identified and arrested.
Rihanna and Brown appear to have taken great measures to avoid public exposure, including the use of decoy vehicles to throw off reporters and photographers, reports the Daily Telegraph.
Last February, two teenagers were caught breaking into a police decoy vehicle in Foleshill.
We will be using these decoy vehicles on a regular basis, and the criminals don't know which ones are decoys because we are swopping them around somuch and using some of the 10,000 vehicles seized last year as newer cars.
The operation follows a similar one in Coventry where two offenders were arrested and charged for breaking into a decoy vehicle.