Good Afternoon, Earith and Needingworth District Members –
Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 4th to 10th July:
Colne – A lady delivering leaflets in Colne on Thursday morning, 5th July, was bitten on the leg by a small dog as it walked past her on its lead with its owner. The victim needed medical attention for the bite. (Ref 35/12073/18)
Bluntisham Heath – The recycling centre on Bluntisham Heath Road was targetted twice this week:
- Overnight on Thursday 5th / Friday 6th July, thieves cut away a padlock to get inside the site, then stole a quantity of old car batteries and some other scrap items. (Ref 35/12229/18)
- Overnight on Sunday 8th / Monday 9th July, thieves broke in via the exit gate and stole up to 15 old car batteries and two bins of scrap copper worth about £400. (Ref 35/13019/18)
High Street, Bluntisham – Vandals caused criminal damage at a community building on Bluntisham High Street at some time between Sunday 1st and Tuesday 10th July. A brick barbecue was damaged, a window in an outbuilding was smashed, a wheelie bin was damaged and glass was broken in wooden partitions being stored behind a shed. (Ref Good Afternoon, Earith and Needingworth District Members –
To see details of Policing Summaries for neighbouring areas, please click on the following link and scroll down the page to select areas of interest:
Please be aware that these reports do not contain all details of all reported crime. We do not publish details of domestic related offences or anything which may put a person at risk if information regarding the crime was made public.
As always, if you have information relating to any offence, or are concerned about any suspicious activities, please contact police by using any of these methods:
- the '101' non-emergency telephone number;
- the on-line web-chat tool on the new Cambridgeshire Constabulary web-site - click on the green icon;
- Alternatively, you can use 'Crimestoppers' to make a report anonymously by calling 0800 555 111 or by using their on-line contact form.
In an emergency, or if you witness a crime in progress, always use '999'.
Chris Shaw, PSV
St Ives Police Station