Police are calling for bushfire-affected communities to report all criminal activity for investigation.
NSW Police Force Deputy Commissioner Gary Worboys said police can only investigate crime if they are told about it.
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"While we have a significant deployment of both uniformed and plain-clothes police in these areas, we need members of the community to report all crime and suspicious activity," he said.
"We can only investigate and take action on crimes that we know about, so please, report it as soon as possible.
He said he urged the community to continue to stay vigilant and to contact triple-zero immediately in an emergency.