A new method of attack in the Stockport area that seems unnecessarily destructive. Not only will you need new handles and a new upgraded security cylinder after a break in but now it seems you may also need a new door.
Homeguard Locksmiths are able to fit cover plates to hide and strengthen the area of the door that has been blow torched. This can be a temporary fix whilst a new door is ordered like the attached photo or in some cases a permanent fix.
If you are in the Stockport area And your locks have been snapped, blow torched, picked or drilled, Homeguard locksmiths can help.