Good Afternoon, Warboys and Bury District Members –
Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 7th to 13th September:
Wistow – A house on Mill Road, Wistow, was broken into during the night of Thursday 6th / Friday 7th September, whilst the owner was away. Intruders entered by forcing a window at the back of the house, then carried out an untidy search, damaging a piece of furniture in the process before leaving having stolen items of jewellery. Police have made enquiries at neighbouring houses but so far no-one has reported noticing anything suspicious in the area at the time. (Ref 35/28364/18)
Humberdale Way, Warboys – Two male suspects, dressed in black and thought to be in their late teens or early twenties, were witnessed trying the door handles of cars parked along Humberdale Way, Warboys, late on Sunday evening, 8th September. They ran off when challenged by the owner of one of the cars. (Ref 35/28627/18)
High Street, Warboys – Another instance of damage in a cemetery on Warboys High Street has been reported this week. At some time between Saturday 1st and Monday 10th September, someone has pushed on one of the gravestones lifting it from the ground slightly, and curb-stones have also been cracked. (Ref 35/29075/18)
Church Road, Warboys – Police and ambulance crews were called to an incident on Church Road, Warboys, on Tuesday evening, 11th September, in which a motorcyclist was injured when he came off his machine at a bend. (Ref CC-11092018-0370)
Fenton Road, Warboys – A hosepipe was stolen from an allotment on Fenton Road, Warboys, at some time between Wednesday 5th and Wednesday 12th September. The hosepipe was in the open, so no building or shed was entered to steal it. (Ref 35/29617/18)
Church Road, Warboys – Several barns at a farm on Church Road, Warboys, were broken into overnight on Tuesday 11th / Wednesday 12th September. Padlocks on the barn doors were broken off and the buildings were entered, but at the moment it is not thought that anything was stolen. (Ref 35/29443/18)
Raf Upwood, Bury – Police received a report of three people on mini-motorbikes driving around the disused RAF Upwood site on Wednesday evening, 12th September. The cyclists were going into derelict buildings and riding over earth mounds. However, all was quiet when a police patrol checked the area later in the evening. (Ref CC-12092018-0339)
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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