POLICE across Sedgemoor have been targeting rogue traders and doorstep crime as part of Rogue Trader Week.

Sgt Ashley Jones, of Burnham Police, said: “The criminals who target the elderly and vulnerable are some of the most despicable criminals around.

“We are constantly working to protect our most vulnerable citizens from their scams and cons.”

Burnham police gave senior safety presentations at Burnham Library and at the police pod at Highbridge Asda.

To report a rogue trader call 101.