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Is Blue Badge Theft A Problem In Your Area?

Is Blue Badge Theft A Problem In Your Area?

Tackling Blue Badge Theft, Fraud & Vehicle Break-Ins

Posted on | Updated 22nd Jul 2021

The Blue Badge parking scheme is a key lifeline that means millions of disabled people can park their vehicle close to their destination, either as a passenger or the driver. Despite the fact the scheme is designed for some of the most vulnerable people in society, the theft and fraudulent use of Blue Badges has risen dramatically in recent years, with criminals and gangs stealing the badges to sell on the black market or to use themselves to get free parking. In this article, Caroline Overton from Blue Badge Protector tells us how Blue Badge theft affects people with a disability, how widespread it is and what can be done to try and stop it.