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 2nd to 11th October. I’m sorry that this week’s report is a few days late and so covers a longer period:
Bluntisham – A van driver filled up his vehicle with £100 worth of diesel fuel at a garage in Bluntisham on Tuesday lunchtime, 2nd October, then drove off without making any attempt to pay. Checks showed that the van had stolen number plates. (Ref 35/34465/18)
Bridge End, Earith – Police took a suspect into custody and towed away a damaged car after it had been driven into three other cars on Bridge End, Earith, late on Wednesday evening, 3rd October. A road-side breath test on the driver returned a positive result. (Ref CC-03102018-0457)
Needingworth Road, St Ives – Thieves broke in to a storage shed at a recreation facility on Needingworth Road, St Ives, by reversing a vehicle into it, in the early hours of Thursday 4th October. At the moment it is not known what may have been stolen, as equipment in the shed appeared to be undisturbed. (Ref 35/34920/18)
Earith – Police seized and destroyed cannabis-growing equipment and three cannabis plants from an address in Earith on Thursday morning, 11th October. (Ref 35/36731/18)
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 We do not publish details of domestic related offences or anything which may put a person at risk if information regarding the crime was made public.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